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Jun
1
answered Why is は pronounced as わ when used as a topic particle?
Jun
1
awarded  Commentator
Jun
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comment Are there any old loanwords from Korean, especially any not written in katakana?
@hippietrail: "Usually written in kana".
Jun
1
answered Are there any old loanwords from Korean, especially any not written in katakana?
Jun
1
answered Why is 「昨夜」 pronounced as 「ゆうべ」 {yuube} and 「今日」 as 「きょう」 {kyou}?
Jun
1
awarded  Nice Answer
Jun
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awarded  Enlightened
Jun
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awarded  Nice Answer
May
31
comment At work, when is it not ok to finish an email with どうぞよろしくお願いします?
Very good point about being careful when asking for things.
May
31
comment Do machine transliteration websites exist?
What's the point of asking a yes/no question?
May
31
comment How rude is it to say 寝ぼけてるんじゃねぇよ!
In those situations you saw, who said it to who? (Position(立場)-wise, that is)
May
31
answered What does よろしくおねがいします mean when departing?
May
31
awarded  Mortarboard
May
31
answered Why is 二十歳 pronounced はたち?
May
31
comment What's the proper way to use 先 versus 前に or 以前?
@Louis: In their own way, they both mean "earlier". さっき means "just a while ago" while さき is used when talking about the order of events (it means "before something else")
May
31
answered When should one add さん at the end of a name?
May
31
comment What's the proper way to use 先 versus 前に or 以前?
@Louis: Actually, could you specify whether you mean 先 as in さき (as in さきに) or さっき (as in さっきから) because I'm not quite so sure anymore.
May
31
answered What's the proper way to use 先 versus 前に or 以前?
May
31
answered What does っす at the end of a sentence mean?
May
31
awarded  Teacher