Tag Archives: RTK1

Ka-Douken! Ryu Kanji

This is a continuation on more character based Kanji series. I won’t post much on this anymore. I’m about to start using the primitive for the Flash to represent  行 (iku). But I used the images of Ryu and street fighter … Continue reading

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Old School SRS

This isn’t really SRS-ing (which for the newbies means Spaced Repetition System). This is something I do when again, I’m idle, which happens quite a lot. I’ll have a word list of Heisig Kanji with me, and practice writing them. … Continue reading

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好くな映画は何ですか? (Movie Katakana practice)

This post is just about playing with Katakana. I new a good bit fo Katakana before I started RTK1, so I’ve been practing them lately. I thought movies are a good way to practice. What movies to you like? 好くな映画は何ですか? … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Grammar and study

  I’ve been writing about having a mixed approach to the idea of AJATT, because many aspects of the system are very “open” to interpretation. I guess the meat of the system is what you believe you can get from … Continue reading

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Relaxing and doing it Anyway

I wanted to drop this one in, because lately i’ve hit a good hurdle in my learning where i feel like i am coasting. I think once I reach a 1,000 Kanji I will feel even better. An observation i’ve … Continue reading

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700 Kanji and thoughts on AJATT

I’ve hit 700 Kanji and right now I am starting to understand some of the tenets of the AJATT system that I have NOT been implementing consistently. First off, I can read a lot of Japanese sentences now. Sometimes I … Continue reading

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650 Kanji and thoughts

とてもおそいよう!ごめね。。。 I definitely fell off the wagon for the last two weeks. Juggling my design work, video editing and full-time job makes Remembering the Kanji harder than i’d like it to be. However, I have reach 650 and I’m finally … Continue reading

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600 Kanji!

I’m a little burnout this week from doing a lot of design work on my website (on top of my regular job) http://www.birdimusprime.com but I’m still trying to close out RTK1 in the next 8 weeks if I can. This … Continue reading

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Reviewing the Kanji Website for RTK1

I just signed up for an account at http://kanji.koohii.com/ Its a site based on the entire Heisig book, Remembering the Kanji, and has some amazing tools to help you test, track and remember the Kanji. For those who don’t know, … Continue reading

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