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手紙 and 文字 mean "letter" ,

So they're synonyms?

For learning: Japanese
Base language: English
Category: Language


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    手紙 is a letter that you write to someone.
    文字 are letters, as in letters of the alphabet or hiragana.

    私は手紙を書きます。 means "I write a letter."
    私はもじを書きます。 means "I write letters (alphabet/hiragana)"

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