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Jun
7
answered Why does “to tweet” something on Twitter becomes つぶやく?
Jun
7
comment In modern usage how do Japanese natives regard the differences between 外人, 外国人 and 外人さん?
@Derek: It's because Chinese and Korean people are too close by the be considered completely 外人さん
Jun
6
awarded  Enlightened
Jun
4
awarded  Enlightened
Jun
4
awarded  Nice Answer
Jun
4
revised When to use だ before と思います。
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Jun
4
comment What does ~頂ければと思います mean? Why does such a construction happen?
Essentially 「〜て頂ければと思います」 is just one of the longer phrases here or something similar, except that the middle part has been left out. Leaving out parts of sentences is common.
Jun
4
answered When to use だ before と思います。
Jun
3
awarded  Enlightened
Jun
3
awarded  Nice Answer
Jun
3
revised Why is 「昨夜」 pronounced as 「ゆうべ」 {yuube} and 「今日」 as 「きょう」 {kyou}?
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Jun
3
answered Is there a general counter word for objects that you can fallback on if you're not sure which one to use?
Jun
2
answered What is the difference between 「ほど」 {hodo} and 「ぐらい」 {gurai}?
Jun
1
answered What are the differences/characteristics between katakana, kanji and hiragana?
Jun
1
answered What are the advantages/disadvantages of writing in romaji instead of kanji, hiragana, and so on?
Jun
1
revised Chinese words in Japanese
Went ahead and corrected the first point to say Chinese instead of Japanese
Jun
1
comment Why is は pronounced as わ when used as a topic particle?
@bdonlan: Yes, in many words the kana changed but the pronunciation stayed more of less the same. The particles just got stuck in the past.
Jun
1
awarded  Editor
Jun
1
revised Why is は pronounced as わ when used as a topic particle?
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Jun
1
answered What are the origins of ヶ?