かな: Covers both Japanese syllabaries, hiragana (ひらがな) and katakana (かたかな).

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Deciphering Kanji [closed]

The kanji are very confusing to me. Not quite sure how to read them phonetically. Of course ' I am just getting familiar with katakana and hiragana. Is there a way to decipher kanji into hiragana? Or ...
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Which way do you order hiragana and katakana when you read them out? [duplicate]

Say you're storing kana on a one-dimensional tape. How would you arrange them? Do you go along the vowels and then move to the next consonant, or the converse? E.g. would you do: あいうえおかきくけこ... or, ...
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Should I practice writing or reading first? [closed]

I'm revising the kana in preparation to study at university, and I'd like to know whether it's better to practice writing them first, or reading them? Does reading naturally follow writing, or vice ...