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Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.
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SHI

meaning: word, part of speech

動詞 == doushi == verb
歌詞 == kashi == lyrics


Left radical is 'word' (言). Right radical is 'administrate/official' (司), which acts phonetically to express 'join'. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Parts of speech are official words.'

Stroke order from Josh's Chinese Lookup Thingy (animated)
Info from Taka Kanji Database
Gahoh kanji movie

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