One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
The more cursive and more widely used form of kana (syllabic writing) used in Japanese, especially used for function words and inflections.Compare with katakana
- ‘I've pretty much done the hiragana and katakana sections now, which was a major stumbling block.’
- ‘Japanese grammar is in an easy script, hiragana, in which each symbol is a semi syllable, as in hi-ra-ga-na.’
- ‘In modern written Japanese, kanji, hiragana, and katakana are combined.’
- ‘The main predictors of first graders’ reading speed were RAN tasks: kanji and hiragana.’
- ‘The real principle at work is that hiragana is the default, while katakana is marked.’
Japanese, ‘plain kana’.
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