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It's widely seen in eastern dialects including Tokyo dialect (not Standard Japanese), and heavily dialectal speakers may apply it to almost all diphthongs. To answer your question, you are not supposed to use it as long as you speak Standard Japanese.


It is assumed by 東京弁{とうきょうべん} you mean 標準語{ひょうじゅんご} - Japanese Standardised Language. Although there is a dialect called 東京弁 some have argued it contains elements from all the different regional dialects as people have gravitated towards the capital. Further, 東京弁 contains two traditional sub-dialects 山の手言葉{やまのてことば} and 下町言葉{したまちことば} both of which have almost ...

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