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Mar
10
revised What is this verb form? 見せっこ
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Mar
10
comment What is the meaning of どうじゃい
Do you understand どうだい?
Mar
9
comment How do you say “pair” of people?
@dinogeist There's nothing wrong with it. I think Unique Depiction's understanding of の is incomplete.
Mar
8
reviewed Approve Is there a less formal way to say あなた?
Mar
8
comment Why is ホワイト spelled as it is?
A reminder to certain posters of deleted comments: whether you agree or disagree with someone, please be polite about it.
Mar
7
revised Difference between 彫る【ほる】 (horu) and 刻む【きざむ】 (kizamu)
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Mar
7
revised S1 たら S2, with S2 being past tense AND volitional
Fix examples and text to be the same as written in the book
Mar
6
comment What's the meaning of the ending じゃないの?
だか is used, but only in subordinate clauses.
Mar
5
comment Meaning of て もかまいません
Although this usually wouldn't be written with a space, if you did insert a space I'd put it after も, so it'd be like ~ても かまいません.
Mar
4
revised Don't quite understand sentence in Japanese folk-tale video
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Mar
4
answered Don't quite understand sentence in Japanese folk-tale video
Mar
4
revised Don't quite understand sentence in Japanese folk-tale video
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Mar
4
revised Don't quite understand sentence in Japanese folk-tale video
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Mar
3
revised What does ~たまえ mean exactly and how do you use it?
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Mar
3
comment Radicals : How to remember suffix-es, readings and positions?
Sometimes the radical of a 形声文字 can't be the semantic element, simply because the semantic element wasn't chosen as one of the 214 traditional radicals. For example, the radical of 錦 is 金, the phonetic portion.
Mar
2
reviewed Leave Open What does '-' mean?
Mar
2
revised ある or 持つ, what's the difference?
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Mar
2
comment What does '-' mean?
My personal opinion is it should be okay to ask about the Japanese found in dictionaries, just as much as we can ask about the Japanese found elsewhere.
Mar
2
revised Difference between 類 and 類
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Mar
2
comment Difference between 類 and 類
It's listed as the 旧字体 of 類 on the 常用漢字表. I think the simplified form 類 was made official in the 1949 当用漢字字体表, taking the place of the traditional form 類 (so perhaps 類 was a handwritten variant before then).