Sounds of the two-letter hiragana such as きゃ(kya), きゅ(kyu), and きょ(kyo) are called 拗音 (yōon). Also sounds of ぴゃ (pya), ぴゅ (pyu) and ぴょ (pyo) are called yōon with 半濁点 (han-dakuten).
*Handakuten is『 ゜』attached to the upper right of the hiragana such as ぱ (pa) and ぴ (pi).
The small letter “ゃ” (ya), “ゅ” (yu) or “ょ” (yo) is added after the letter of “き” (ki), “し” (shi), “ち” (chi), “に” (ni), “ひ”, (hi), “み” (mi), “り” (ri), “ぎ” (gi), “じ” (ji), “び” (bi) or “ぴ” (pi).
Here we practice ぴゃ (pya), ぴゅ (pyu) and ぴょ (pyo).
Please learn by writing these characters in your notebook.
Let’s practice the hiragana of ぴゃ (pya), ぴゅ (pyu) and ぴょ (pyo).