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Readings

hou
English
Noun (futsuumeishi)
direction, way, side, area (in a particular direction)

Noun (futsuumeishi)
often 私の方, あなたの方, etc.
side (of an argument, etc.), one's part

Noun (futsuumeishi)
type, category

Noun (futsuumeishi)
field (of study, etc.)

Noun (futsuumeishi)
indicates one side of a comparison, method, manner, means

Noun (futsuumeishi)
length (of each side of a square)

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Kanjis
ON: ホウ KUN: かた, -かた, -がた
direction, person, alternative

Stroke: 4 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 2-2-2 FC: 0022.2


Phrases
その少年はカーブの投げ方を知っている。
Parts: 其の (その) 少年 (しょうねん) カーブ 投げる (なげる) (かた) 知る (しる)
The boy knows how to throw a curve.

グリーン夫人は、私の子供たちが歌を習っている方ですが、今度の日曜に独唱会を開く予定です。
Parts: 夫人 (ふじん) (わたし) 子供たち (こどもたち) (うた) 習う (ならう) (かた) 今度 (こんど) 日曜 (にちよう) 独唱会 (どくしょうかい) 開く (ひらく) 予定 (よてい)
Mrs. Green, from whom my children have lessons in singing, is to have a recital next Sunday.

ジョンの方が二人のうちで背が高い。
Parts: (ほう) 二人 (ふたり) (うち) 背が高い (せがたかい)

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