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What is the polite equivalent of つかわないでください ? It would depend on how polite you want to make it sound as there are different levels of politeness in Japanese as in any other languages. 「[使]{つか}わないでください。」 is already "casually polite" as stated in the coment above. That is because 「ください」 is attached, which is sort of like using "please" in English. ...


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V-た form + ことがある is the formula to say about past experience of doing something In にほん に いった こと が あります It's already formal since the ある is written as あります。You cannot change the いった to いきました when using this pattern。It should only be V-た form. And note that ある in the end cannot be changed into past form あった since you still have the experience until now.


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~ましてください is ungrammatical, because only one (in most cases, last) verb is allowed to take polite form per sentence to make that sentence polite. Since ください is already the polite form of くれ (くださる < くれる), no other polite verbs allowed. Strictly speaking, a sentence that consists of multiple coordinate clauses allows (or is recommended) to have polite form ...


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Typically the "~mashite" form is only used for pretty specific cases, like phrases such as "hajimemashite" and sometimes in mid-sentence when speaking very politely. But "~mashite kudasai" would be quite unnatural and I have never heard or seen this used before. As rhyaeris has pointed out in a comment, I have an article about this, so feel free to check ...


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Basically, the casual form is ~だからだ and its polite form is ~だからです. e.g. ネコだからだ(よ)。 人間だからです。 坊やだからさ。 The から is a 接続助詞(conjunctive particle), definition #1 in デジタル大辞泉: 2⃣ [接助]活用語の終止形に付く。 1 理由・原因を表す。「もう遅いから帰ろう」 (attached to the predicative form of 活用語. 1. indicates a reason or cause.) The から needs to be attached to the predicative form such ...


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This is one of those funny nuance things. It's got little to do with grammar and more to do with how it feels to say that. If I wanted to sound condescending I'd say it like that, though I guess to get that effect tone of voice is also important. You would never in a million years say desukara desu. That just doesn't work. 9 times out of 10 you would just ...



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