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A word suffix or inflection to indicate smallness or endearment.
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a phonological phenomenon in Japanese by which the first consonant of the second component of a compound word often becomes voiced (k→g, s→z, t→d and h→b).
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Questions concerning the ways in which Japanese and its writing system, like all languages, evolve over time naturally.
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verbs like のむ and あるく, which conjugate by changing their last kana, e.g. のまない, のみます, のむ, のめば, のもう.
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Japanese as compared to the other languages of the world, from a linguistics perspective.
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Cultural or emotional association beyond a word's or phrase's literal meaning.
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Questions covering broadly the Japanese equivalents of alphabetical order including the two orders of the kana syllabaries and the radical/stroke order used for kanji.
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made into questions by adding an interrogative expression or a special marker. In Japanese they are used very often, especially in order to look for approva…
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a hypothetical particle which has no phonetic realization and is not usually written down. This may refer to an omitted particle, or it may refer to a distinct particle that has …
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The branch of linguistics dealing with language in use and the contexts in which it is used.
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Questions about the number of strokes in a kanji character.
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Terminology related to programming and computer science, as expressed in the Japanese language