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3Novices:Toilet humour: ‘Poop’ books help Japanese children study kanji

For young Japanese children, learning more than 1,000 kanji characters during their six years of elementary school is a monumental task, but the addition of some toilet humour has proved a huge success.
A workbook series that features a heavy dose of the word unko, the Japanese word for “poop”, has quickly sold over a million copies since its release in March. The series’ main selling point is that it engages children by using the word “poop” in every single…
May 20, 2017 at 11:32AM http://ift.tt/2rnjl48
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