1 Reply ・ Started by derekpeco at 2017-03-11 07:01:22 UTC ・ Last reply by Zengor at 2017-03-12 22:13:23 UTC This is a discussion about 大した Readings I thought that when a kanji character is by itself or with hiragana, you use the kun'yomi. Is this word just an excpetion? Zengor at 2017-03-12 22:13:23 UTC This is only one of many exceptions. You should think of that as more of a guideline than a rule. Log in to reply.