In addition to the normal struggles of learning any new language, Japanese comes equipped with not just one new writing system, but three. Hiragana is the first step in becoming literate in Japanese, and will make studying the language so much easier. It’s what Japanese elementary students start with and I promise it’s really important!
I started making these comics for a friend of mine who has trouble remembering the various characters, and I thought I’d share them here.
かきくけこ ka ki ku ke ko
さしすせそ sa shi su se so