JAPANESE WORDS THAT ENGLISH NEEDS, 1

Kōyō — The Autumnal Japanese Word English Needs

“Leaves changing color” is more than just cumbersome

There are several Japanese words that English needs. Kōyō is one of them.

Kōyō 紅葉 (pronounced koh-yoh)

Leaf-covered forest floor, path, and sunlight filtering through red, yellow, and orange trees. Dark tree trunks bending upwards.
Ne no Ue Path, Gifu.

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