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スコープ. What part of a sentence a word or affix applies to. For example, scope of negation concerns which part of the sentence is (semantically) negated. May be ambiguous.
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語用論. The branch of linguistics dealing with language in use and the contexts in which it is used.
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助詞「ほど」. This particle describes the approximate quantity of something, whether numerical or qualitative.
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文章. The art of combining words and sentences into larger units.
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コロケーション. Words that appear together more often than chance would predict, sometimes with idiomatic meaning or usage.
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変体仮名. Variant forms of hiragana that were used prior to 1900, but which are no longer in use.
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俳句. A short form of Japanese poetry, consisting of three lines 5-7-5 morae long.
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a single particle, listed as a 係助詞 or 副助詞 in most dictionaries. This is derived from, but not the same as, the combination of either copular で or case particle で plus…
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助詞「しか」. An adverbial particle which marks an element X when nothing but X makes the expressed proposition true. Always accompanied by negation, and sometimes appears in the colloquial forms しきゃ or っき…
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畳語. For questions related to the repetition of morphemes in words such as 人々, 見え見え, or ピカピカ.
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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 particl…
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助詞「よ」. An sentence-final particle, often assertive or emotive. Also a vocative particle.
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音素配列論. The set of constraints on how sequences of segments pattern. This forms part of a speaker's internalized knowledge of the phonology of a language. Phonotactic rules are usually prohibitive, not…
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Terminology related to programming and computer science, as expressed in the Japanese language
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助詞「ね」. An interaction particle appearing at accent phrase boundaries, including utterance finally. Also appears as an interjection.
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助詞「くらい」. An adverbial particle derived from the noun 位 indicating an approximate quantity or extent. Also appears in the form ぐらい; please use this tag for ぐらい as well.
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助詞「さえ」. An emphatic adverbial particle.
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原稿用紙. A type of writing paper that consists of square blocks arranged in vertical lines.