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  • Android
  • Free
  • age 12+
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About Obenkyo

Obenkyo is a free language-learning app on Android for learning Japanese writing and reading. It's useful for approaching the language's wealth of kanji and vocabulary, but newcomers who want guided lessons should look elsewhere.

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Cognitive Development
Communication Skills


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Learn japanese hiragana, katakana and kanji, and test yourself by drawing, or multiple choice.

New Tablet design

This application helps you memorize:
- Japanese syllabary :Katakana & Hiragana, with flash card, keyboard, or drawing recognition
- Numbers, in romaji, Hiragana, or kanji
- 2300+ japanese kanji's (level 1-5 JLPT or Jouyou 1-7) with stroke animation (source KanjiVG), translation, readings (Source KanjiDict) with flash card and drawing game.
- 14600+ japanese words (in english) from EDICT with flash card test
- Experimental gramatical particle test (around 100 sentences from project Tatoeba) central to japanese language.
- Tae Kim Japanese Grammar guide.

- new locales (German, Spanish, Russian, Portugues, Thai, Polish, Chinese, Swedish and French), if you can help me adding new locales please contact me.

SD write authorisation for write Database to SD card

Analytic ( and Ads can be disabled in the settings.

-- If at install you have an error "unknown 18", try to remove your MicroSD car and install again. If it still don't work try to send me a mail (thanks for the help Matthiew)

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