Random Kanji Knowledge: Tora

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Random Kanji Knowledge: Kanji is a complicated means of conveying language. With literally thousands of symbols that have different readings depending on context, the layers of complexity can prove overwhelming. However, beyond the squiggly lines lies sophistication to those patient and diligent enough to learn. Kanji is really cool in this regard.
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Today’s kanji is 虎, which is pronounced tora (toe-rah.) It is the kanji for tiger, as in the largest cat in the world. 

The stroke order.

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MOBA Monday: French Flower

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MOBA Monday: 
MOBA (Multiplayer Online Battle Arena) is my favorite kind of gaming genre in the world.
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Fiora, my favorite champion in League of Legends, is awesome. Her name means flower. Now you know. ✾

MOBA Monday: French Kitty

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MOBA Monday: 
MOBA (Multiplayer Online Battle Arena) is my favorite kind of gaming genre in the world.
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Above is a picture of my favorite champion in League of Legends, Fiora, as a kitty. That is all. >^..^<

 

Happy Haiku: To Listen

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Happy Haiku: I try to dabble in writing haiku poems in Japanese.
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Happy Haiku!

Haiku
耳で聞く
お世界の音
よく聞くよ!

Romaji
Mimi de kiku
O sekai no oto
Yoku kiku yo!

English Translation
Listen with ears
The sounds of the world
Listen well!

- Nhan “Nhan-Fiction” Pham

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The 54th Deadline: Old to New

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The 54th Deadline: Life is a series of chances to achieve something by a given point. You might very well miss out on opportunities if you are not careful. However, I firmly believe that God gives us plenty of means to find our way, even if we mess up here and there. After all, life demands deadlines. Try and try again until your goals and dreams are realized. Strive to finish on a successful note with whatever you set out to do. Always.
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Ever since I was little, I had always been good at keeping things for a long time when I really wanted to “treasure” something.

Toys. Blankets. Video games. You name it. When I grew attached to something, I just kept it around with me.

You could partially say it was because my family grew up on the poor end, and thus the luxury of replacing anything wasn’t that easy for us. Every penny counted when I was younger, so perhaps you could say it was me learning at a young age to appreciate what I had?

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