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I'm hitchhiking around Asia, learning bits of the languages on the road as needed.

I'm now in Kagoshima after over a month in Okinawa.

召し上がり方
今、売れています
毎日得だ値
超目玉品


Jun
12
accepted What are the stereotypical characteristics of yakuza speech?
Jun
10
accepted Usage of すみません (sumimasen) versus ごめんなさい (gomen'nasai)
Jun
10
accepted Is there a difference between ほんとう (hontō) and ほんとうに (hontō-ni) when used alone as interjection or question?
Jun
10
accepted What exactly is “なの” (nano)?
Jun
9
accepted What's the difference between “gohan” and “meshi”?
Jun
9
accepted Does “おつまみ” (otsumami) mean “snack” or “rice crackers” or “crunchy snack” like chips and peanuts, or something else entirely?
Jun
9
accepted What is the difference between “meshi” and “don” for the food sometimes translated as “rice bowl” in English?
Jun
9
accepted In which dialects have the sounds “ゐ” (wi) and “ゑ” (we) been preserved, and are their kana still occasionally seen?
Jun
9
accepted What are the most prominent features of Yamagata-ben?
Jun
9
accepted How to use へ (-e), に (-ni), まで (made) and の方 (no-hō) with destination and direction?
Jun
9
accepted What's the difference between “マグロ” (maguro), “ツナ” (tsuna), and “シーチキン” (shiichikin)?
Jun
4
accepted What is the etymology of [山葵]{わさび}?
Jun
4
accepted Are there any old loanwords from Korean, especially any not written in katakana?
Jun
4
accepted Can somebody explain the various words and combinations thereof used for thanking?
Jun
4
accepted What's the difference between ようこそ and いらしゃいませ?
Jun
4
accepted The many ways to say “and” in Japanese
Jun
4
accepted How to choose between “よん” (yon) vs “し” (shi) for “四” (4) and “しち” (shichi) vs “なな” (nana) for “七” (7)?
Jun
4
accepted Why are the particles “は” (ha⇒wa), “へ” (he⇒e), and “を” (wo⇒o) not spelled phonetically?
Jun
1
accepted When to use ください (kudasai) or お願いします (onegaishimasu) in requests?