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Introduction of character sets used in the Japanese language - Hiragana,
Katakana, Kanji and Romaji.
Chinese characters, called Kanji in Japanese, are also heavily used in the
Japanese writing. Most of the words in the Japanese written language are written
In Japanese, nouns and stems of adjectives and verbs are almost all written in
Chinese characters called Kanji. Adverbs are also fairly frequently written in Kanji
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The Japanese and Chinese languages both use an extremely sophisticated
writing system that uses kanji ideograms. Although the number of kanji
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Japanese Kanji. Between 5,000 and 10,000 characters, or kanji, are used in
written Japanese. In 1981 in an effort to make it easier to read and write