Learn JLPT N5 Kanji

Meaning of 左



サ、 シャ
sa, sha



Learn Japanese kanji: 【 サ、 ひだり 】

Meaning: left.

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Example #1

kado de hidari ni magarinasai.
Please turn left at the corner.
Example #2

sono kawa wa hidari ni magatteiru.
That river sweeps to the left.
Example #3

watashi wa hidari te de kakimasu.
I write with my left hand.
Example #4

sasetsu suru toki wa chuui shite kudasai.
Please be careful when turning left.
Example #5

sayuu o yoku mite michi o watarimashou.
Please look carefully both to your left and right before crossing the street.

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