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Many years of living in Japan, none with formal Japanese-language classroom studying, mean I have:

  1. horrible grammar
  2. decent conversational level
  3. pretty good Sprachgefühl...

Gauge my contributions accordingly.


Feb
10
answered How to sound more manly when sneaking popcorn into the cinema
Jan
20
asked Meaning and spelling of1対1で対応
Jan
12
answered How to define 羨ましい?
Jan
11
answered Why are these words considered less politically correct?
Dec
6
asked 入社 equivalent for a research internship
Dec
4
answered How do I say “I am the best” ? の,は or が and 私 or 俺?
Oct
25
answered how can I say “what about…?” in Japanese?
Sep
22
answered How do you indicate a literal translation
Sep
15
asked Where does the verbal form しとく come from?
Sep
10
asked 小悪魔【こあくま】: “Little devil”… or real devil?
Sep
1
asked Translating “barely”, “hardly” etc
Aug
27
asked Ways to end a phone conversation
Aug
25
asked Reading (and usage) of 他: when is it 【た】, when is it 【ほか】?
Aug
22
answered How do we decide if 中 is ちゅう or じゅう?
Aug
19
answered What is the difference between 残念ながら and 残念なことに
Aug
18
answered Usage of “sensei”/“先生” when the recipient is a peer?
Aug
3
answered Is there a polite saying like “May I?”
Aug
1
answered How to choose between “よん” (yon) vs “し” (shi) for “四” (4) and “しち” (shichi) vs “なな” (nana) for “七” (7)?
Jul
31
answered Does the letter “C” attract any superstition?
Jul
31
answered How would one convey the concept of “vouching” in Japanese?