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All of our Japanese Kanji videos can be seen on our YouTube channel Kanji Memories and its Learning Japanese Kanji playlist. Alternatively, there is a link below to the YouTube video for this particular Japanese Kanji. There is also an embedded copy of the video towards the bottom of the page, but that may not be available on your device for technical reasons. See also the text translations and the Kanji memories memory card.

This is the YouTube link to the Japanese Kanji for Before

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Before Memory Card

... and here is our video for the JLPT N5 Kanji 先 'before' to assist in the teaching of Japanese (also on our popular 'Kanji Memories' YouTube channel 😃 ).#japanese #kanji #jlpt #japan pic.twitter.com/rW51vRgO9C

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These are the translations (English, with Kanji, just Hiragana and Katakana, Romanji) used in the video.

"They say that the teacher is very experienced."

先生 はとても経験豊富だって言ってるよ


Sensei wa totemo keikenhoufu datte itteru yo.

"There were several storms last month."

先月 はいくつかの嵐がありました


Sengetsu wa ikutsuka no arashi ga arimashita.