My former teacher made us really pay attention to kana stroke order AND stroke types yet when it came to kanji she only made us study the stroke order. I've noticed that other people also disregard ...
I am aware that some Japanese words can be written in either kana or kanji and that the rules about it are not set in stone. This has already been discussed in some questions and answers here (e.g. ...
I'm looking at this picture of the 日米和親条約 (Kanagawa convention) from the late Edo period and it seems rather strange: It looks like the non-kanji parts are rather haphazardly written in katakana ...