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It is not a good idea to learn Japanese Kanji reading Chinese newspapers. Of course, a majority of Chinese characters used both in China and Japan have same or similar meanings, however, the grammar and syntax of Chinese are completely different from those of Japanese and I don't see any benefit coming out of reading Chinese newspapers unless you want to get ...


I think you shouldn't learn Japanese Kanji by Chinese texts. There are some difference between Japanese kanji and Chinese kanji. For example, Japanese kanji has Kun-readings as you say, and some kanji have different meaning but same character, and there are Chinese kanji which isn't Japanese kanji.

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