Learning to Read Hiragana

Kana Exercise is a program designed to teach how to read the pronunciation of hiragana through association. Here’s an example of how the program works:

Kana exercise exampleYou can download the program using the button below. (Note: This software only runs on Windows.)

If you don’t use Windows, as an alternative, you can download the Hiragana Cards included below. Simply click on the image to start the download. Use these flashcards to practice your writing and recognition skills.

Hiragana flash cards

When you’ve spent some time working on your Hiragana recognition, proceed to the next exercise.