Learn Hiragana yo よ. It's pronounced like the “yo” sound in “yonder”.
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Learn Hiragana yo よ

よ is pronounced like the “yo” sound in the word “yonder”.

The Hiragana よ is made with 2 strokes.

よ is an after phrase particle used to indicate certainty.

キムチはからいよ。 Kimuchi wa karai yo. Kimchi is spicy (Said to someone who doesn’t know how spicy it is)

The katakana counterpart to よ is ヨ.

Mnemonics to remember Hiragana yo よ

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How to write Hiragana yo よ

Start with the longer stroke from the top going vertical. At its bottom, loop around to the left and intersect the vertical line near its base at a slight downward angle.

Continue at this angle until the line is as low as the loop. Now add the short horizontal line connecting to the upper vertical portion of the previous stroke.

Word samples using Hiragana yo よ

Hiragana JapaneseEnglish meaning
よるYoruEvening
よさんYosanBudget
ようがんYōganLava
よむYomuTo read
よぶYobuTo call

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