part of learning japanese
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read, read, read. always look up new words and grammar. alternatively, talk, talk, talk. entertainment media can help to learn about the many nuances and practical usage of the language.
reading and vocabulary
write down a few times any kanji for which you dont yet know how it is written. use the correct stroke order. there is a system to it and at some point you are good
writing from memory is a test if you remember each stroke, which you have to. sometimes characters look complex but seem simpler after writing them
there is little margin for error, all strokes must be right enough