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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.


Dec
2
revised When is it appropriate to use お疲れ様 (otsukaresama)?
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Jan
31
revised Usage of ~まんねん (関西弁)
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Dec
10
revised Kanji reading: 一人KY、実?中
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Nov
25
revised Why does 「やきもち」 mean to be jealous?
Removed suspicious self-promoting link
Oct
17
revised Translating: “一人でも多くの方にコメントしていただけたら嬉しいので ”
edited title
Sep
8
revised Appropriate ただいま-like greeting for a neighbor?
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Aug
17
revised must/need [必要]{ひつよう}がある vs. なくてはいけない and [必要]{ひつよう}だ vs. [要]{い}る
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Jul
31
revised Use of 「元」in honorifics
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Jul
30
revised what does どことなくつかみどころがなくmean?
added 27 characters in body
Jul
4
revised Can someone explain the use of 水 in 水商売?
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Jul
4
revised Is すごい slang or just informal?
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Jul
3
revised What is the more common pronunciation for the romaji letter 'Z' in Japanese?
Moved sentence around to improve readability...
May
28
revised What does ワソマソ mean?
deleted 138 characters in body
Apr
15
revised What does the “~ておく” mean in “任せておく”?
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Apr
13
revised Questions on the Japanese equivalent of “window of opportunity”
edited title
Apr
11
revised Does 前提に mean “to require”?
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Mar
12
revised Meaning/origin of 三寒四温【さんかんしおん】
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Mar
1
revised What is the meaning of なす? Specifically when preceded by a color
edited title
Feb
25
revised たり sentence without the final たり
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Jan
12
revised How to define 羨ましい?
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