Free tools for learning Hiragana

Learn Hiragana Now

Having finished my Japanese verb learning tool, I thought I’d make something similar for anyone studying hiragana – the first alphabet anyone learns when studying Japanese.

Hiragana isn’t particularly tricky – it has around 45 basic characters, but most are quite simple – but learning them for the first time does take a lot of practice. I used loads of paper flashcards, but those are fiddly to make or expensive to buy.

So with that in mind I’ve created a four-stage flashcard application for learning hiragana online. You can find it at

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