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awarded  Yearling
Feb
11
asked Do people who speak Chinese use kanji more when writing Japanese?
Feb
5
awarded  Nice Question
Oct
8
comment How do you say “which one of you”?
I'm trying to put emphasis on the "among you" part.
Oct
5
awarded  Critic
Oct
5
comment Why does きいろ mean yellow rather than green?
Basically, because many words in Japanese have the same sound and the き meaning "tree" is different from the き meaning "yellow".
Oct
5
awarded  Editor
Oct
5
revised How do you say “which one of you”?
added 47 characters in body
Oct
5
asked How do you say “which one of you”?
Oct
5
awarded  Informed
Jan
30
comment Where does “もしもし” (moshimoshi) for answering the telephone come from?
^ Kind of like somebody saying "Hello?" or "Earth to ****?" to someone in English.
Jan
29
comment Where does です come from?
Hmm, according to Wikipedia, the copula だ is itself a contraction of である.
Jan
29
awarded  Scholar
Jan
29
accepted Where does です come from?
Jan
29
awarded  Student
Jan
29
comment Why does 丈夫 and 大丈夫 mean what they mean?
In modern Chinese, "大丈夫" means "big husband".
Jan
29
asked Where does です come from?
Dec
21
awarded  Supporter
Dec
21
comment How do you use counters past 10?
It's similar to Chinese in this regard, which is how I learned it.