Word of the week #19: book

The word for this week is book. The Han characters for the words for book all mean book in Chinese. 書 (shu) is the general word for book. 本 (ben) is the word used to count 書. The word 冊 (tse) means volume.

Chinese: 書 (shu)
Japanese: 本 (ほん) (hon)
Korean: 책 (冊) (chaek)

我喜歡這本書。
I like this book.


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