Span classnews_dtfeb 03 2008spannbsp018332kanji are for chinese imported words and as a shorthand for verb stems when you type in your computer if you press the spacebar the appropriate words should magically turn into kanji katakana are for imported words.
Span classnews_dtjun 09 2006spannbsp018332best answer hiragana and katakana are japanese kanji are chinese characters ktakana are used for loan words there are about 1000 kanji that some pupils must learn depending on what stage.
The other kana script called katakana is also a group of 48 characters sake side trip from osaka we are still together que es hiragana yahoo dating arigatou cheers megumi and robert a forever love story i was not looking for love actually.
Span classnews_dtjan 30 2009spannbsp018332when you dont now the kanji for some word yo can write it with hiragana four よっつ good よい but not with katakana foreign words foreign names are written with katakana that is the rule for example カナダ canada you cant write with katakana all the time.
Span classnews_dtjul 04 2011spannbsp018332best answer well for the things they have a timely kanji for they use the kanji in fact if something has a kanji then they almost always use it but for example aru and irus kanjis are obsolete and rarely used.
Span classnews_dtmay 17 2009spannbsp018332yahoo uk amp ireland answers love in hiragana or katakana comment add a comment submit 183 just now kanji 愛 hiragana あい katakana ラブ since it would only be in katakana if it wasnt japanese thats how i wrote it as their transliteration of the english word.
Span classnews_dtmar 10 2013spannbsp018332hiragana is the plain script which is the original japanese script no japanese verb or particle can be written without using hiragana eg suru to do katakana is used only to write foreign words or swear words like terebi television or chansu chance kanji has been imported from china.
Span classnews_dtaug 18 2013spannbsp018332you can never fully escape hiragana and you will need it you need all three of hiragana katakana and kanji to be fluent in japanese my advice is to just learn japanese it may seem confusing but it really makes sense once you just learn it.
Simple kana conversion convert any japanese word phrase sentence or text to hiragana convert kanji to hiragana enter your text and click to change to kana.