Random Kanji Knowledge: Ryouri

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Cooking has become one of my go-to hobbies I do when I need to let some stress out. It’s very relaxing for me to take out my frustrations by channeling it into a dish I am preparing. I don’t claim to be a cooking prodigy by any means. Truth be told, just last year I had to be taught how to cut properly with a knife and whatnot. I am basically a noobie home cook at best.

Still, I find cooking to be a very enjoyable activity these days. Whenever I get the chance, I want to bust out the pots and pans to whip up something for my own amusement.

Today’s random kanji is ryouri (料理), the Japanese word for cooking.
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Kitchen Courage Part 4

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Do you want to curry someone’s favor? Well, a homemade batch of curry can do the trick!

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Pham Fact: An Easy Way to Curry My Favor

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I always bring up the hypothetical game show where the key to winning is knowing something about a given person. If people on a game show were asked to answer something about me, well, there would be a lot of random and obscure facts one would need to know. :P

Let’s start with a simple one – “What is one of Nhan Pham’s favorite, female superheroes?”

A correct answer would be …

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