The selected kanji are listed below by their frequency of use in Japanese newspapers, starting with 1 (the most frequently used kanji).
To learn to read Japanese fast, learn the most frequently used kanji first. If you learn the 500
most frequently used characters, you can read about 75% of written Japanese.
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