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Aug
23
revised How do you respond to thanks given?
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Aug
23
comment How do you respond to thanks given?
First of all, as I said, some people say it's normal. Second answer is 普通だと思います。 どういたしまして。とか、気にしないでいいよ。とかの意味じゃないでしょうか??and the one who laughs actually says 江戸っ子ですか~(笑)まぁ、普通の返しですよね (the uncut version). However, I'm not questioning how often you hear it in real life, I'm saying you hear it pretty often. And that's true if you watch television. Should we avoid learning 拙者 because you'll hear it just in television? And if I watch a 時代劇 on tv? I won't know what they're saying half of the time! (I know, Chokosan, it wasn't you)
Aug
23
revised Is こればよかった correct or not?
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Aug
23
comment How to say farewell in 敬語?
I didn't mean you can't use soredewa in a work setting (I've heard it with my ears, thanks). It's just that most of what was already been told was (almost) just for working settings (like osaki ni and otsukaresama), while a very basic greetings like soredewa (which NO ONE has said) had been left out. ...and now readers will think of soredewa as uncorrect, because of this downvotes. You should try to suggest to edit, sometimes.
Aug
17
comment Is こればよかった correct or not?
Upvoted renuki kotoba, because LOL.
Aug
17
comment Is こればよかった correct or not?
Yeah, sorry, my bad. Here it was 2o'clock when i wrote.
Aug
17
answered How to say farewell in 敬語?
Aug
17
answered Is こればよかった correct or not?
Aug
14
comment How do you respond to thanks given?
Then they should watch more drama and television. Even if it's not what you can hear in everyday conversation, if you hear it everyday on tv you should know it and consider it common. How could I have learnt it if it wasn't common? (Btw, please, never seen naruto, I'm 33 yrs old).
Aug
14
revised How do you respond to thanks given?
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Aug
14
comment How do you respond to thanks given?
Downvote without comments shouldn't be permitted. Next time I can just avoid answer, even if what I have to say (right or wrong) may bring something to the discussion.
Aug
13
comment [因果]{いん・が}: A bass-ackwards contraction?
Perhaps you could clarify just a little, explicitly saying something about how 原 is the modifier 修飾語 of 因. However, I think this is the right answer and I've upvoted it.
Aug
13
comment How do you respond to thanks given?
江戸っ子の言葉みたいだと言っている人もいますが、そんなことない、自然だと言っている人もいます。
Aug
13
answered How do you respond to thanks given?
Aug
10
comment What's the difference between 静けさ and 静かさ?
Thank you! I was hoping for an answer about the 類語辞書 definitions, but it's true that what I need is the real use of the word, so I've upvoted and chose your answer. Thx.
Aug
10
accepted What's the difference between 静けさ and 静かさ?
Aug
6
comment Non-Japanese can know their “マナー”, but not their “礼儀{れいぎ}”?
Reading your examples I thought it seems 礼儀 is used for interpersonal relations, マナー is more related to one's public behavior. Do you agree? If I'm wrong, could you give me some counterexamples, please?
Aug
6
asked What's the difference between 静けさ and 静かさ?
Jul
23
comment How to say “As a <position>, …”
Also, I'd go with "友達として言うけど、食べたほうがいいよ"。
Jul
23
comment How to say “As a <position>, …”
Moreover you won't use the masu form before to omoimasu. You could say tabeyou to omoimasu, however as Szymon said, it will reflect your intentions.