Site Feedback

Resolved questions
"手紙"と"文字"は同義語です?

手紙 and 文字 mean "letter" ,

So they're synonyms?
私は手紙を書きます。
私はもじを書きます。

For learning: Japanese
Base language: English
Category: Language

Share:

1 comment

    Please enter between 2 and 2000 characters.

     

    Answers

    Sort by:

     

    Best Answer - Chosen by the Asker
    手紙 is a letter that you write to someone.
    文字 are letters, as in letters of the alphabet or hiragana.

    So,
    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)"

    Submit your answer


    Please enter between 2 and 2000 characters.

    If you copy this answer from another italki answer page, please state the URL of where you got your answer from.