Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.

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My Clarion classmate Peter Burtis has published the first issue of his ezine of dark science fiction, Shadows of Saturn. Read and enjoy. 


kakari, ka(karu), ka(keru)
meaning: be connected, apply, hang, depend, cost

突っ掛ける == tsukkakeru == (verb) to slip on (sandals, slippers, etc.)
切掛 == kikkake == (noun) chance, start, cue, excuse, motive, impetus, occasion

Left radical is one of the radical versions of 'hand'. Right radical is a Non-General Use character meaning 'divination point'; the right most elements represent cracks in bamboo strips that were interpreted. Henshall suggests taking this element as 'crack', and the middle elements as a doubling of 'earth/soil' (土), and as a mnemonic: 'Crack in hand connected with double load of soil.'

Info from Taka Kanji Database
List of compounds including this character from Risu Dictionary

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