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The word you are looking for is すなわち and should be in every dictionary. It means "therefore"/"namely".


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In ascending order of politeness: よろしく (friendly, very informal) よろしくお願いします (friendly and business OK) どうぞ、よろしくお願いします (formal and friendly) どうぞ、よろしくお願い致します (formal, addressee is above you in status) どうぞ、よろしくお願い申し上げます (very formal, addressee is far above you in status or you are addressing a group) To make yourself sound more formal (as in writing a ...


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If you are saying good-bye to someone to whom you have just made a request, yes, you can say 「どうぞよろしくお[願]{ねが}いいたします。それでは、[失礼]{しつれい}いたします。」  We often say EXACTLY that in business settings. Quite a few adult speakers would actually speak like that even in non-business occasions, but even for those people, the phrase would be too formal to use with close ...


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First, 「おっしゃい」 is the imperative form of the verb 「[仰]{おっしゃ}る」」, which is the honorific form of 「[言]{い}う」. 「うそおっしゃい。」 means exactly the opposite of what it means literally. It always means "Don't lie (to me)!" A more common form is: 「うそつけ!」, which also literally means "Tell a lie!", actually means "Don't lie!" 100% of the time. The nuance of ...


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The particle construction ~(な)のに expresses the adversative, i.e. in English (al)though, even though, etc. The の in ~のに and ~なのに is a suffix that functions as a nominalizer. の turns any inflected expression into a noun, and なの does the some for expressions that cannot be inflected. This happens in order to make the attachment of grammatical markers possible ...



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