For example, if one is versed in writing formal characters, however freely one might mangle them when writing semi-formally or informally, their true nature is not changed. But if one has only learned the informal kana, the strokes are written differently, and places where the character’s true nature is lost are many. First and formost, the ability to write characters formally should be tempered.

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