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I started learning Japanese at college in 2005 and have been an enthusiast ever since. I fan-translate Japanese light novels to keep my skills sharp.


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Sep
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revised アニメと漫画で日本語を勉強することについて (On learning Japanese from anime/manga)
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Sep
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comment Are there words so bad that they aren't allowed on television?
@Mark That is the explanation given on Japanese Wikipedia.
Sep
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Sep
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accepted Using Japanese honorifics with non-kana names
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Sep
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comment Using more than one の
+1 for answering the question both from a linguistic perspective and a style perspective.
Aug
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Aug
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comment Looking for the original japanese of this haiku
Sorry, without more context, there is no reason to believe this is related to the Japanese language.
Aug
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comment Can 首 be used to refer to students who have just graduated and not yet found a job?
Can you explain why you would think that it had another meaning?
Aug
24
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Aug
24
comment What is the difference between ホワイトシャツ・ワイシャツ and 背広?
These terms are not synonymous, as any dictionary would tell you.
Aug
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on うるさい written as 五月蝿い
Aug
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on What is a シドギャ? ギャ doesn't mean girl, does it?