Introduction to Hiragana series – や、ゆ、よ – Ya, Yu, and Yo

1. The Y Hiragana characters

In the previous post you have just learnt ま、み、む、め、も - Ma, Mi, Mu, Me and Mo. Today we'll look at や、ゆ、よ - Ya, Yu, and Yo.

y-series

や – Ya

Mnemonic: や for yak

ya ya-mnemonics


ゆ – Yu

Mnemonic: ゆ for ewe

yu yu-mnemonics


よ – Yo

Mnemonics: よ for yacht

yo yo-mnemonics


2. Additional resources

The following resources is what I used in conjunction with these mnemonics, so be sure to check them out:.

Next up is ら、り、る、れ、ろ - Ra, Ri, Ru, Re, and Ro.

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