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Native English speaker, beginner in Japanese.

Interested in Japanese grammar & etymology.


Feb
17
answered Difference between 「~かかわらず」 and 「~かまわず」
Feb
12
comment Plain Form of にくいです and とくいです
These seem like homework questions. Has your class covered the difference between i-adjectives and na-adjectives? (Hopefully, I'm using the same terms that you are.)
Feb
12
revised Is this how to say “I'm going to Japan Wednesday.”?
Formatting.
Feb
12
revised How do you use “omou” in the past tense?
Make it look less like a translation question.
Feb
11
comment Use of 「~ておりますしょうか。 」
0 hits in BCCWJ for 「ますしょうか」
Feb
11
comment Usage of an adjective 細やか(な)
レイアウトをちょっと変更してみました。ところで、「In which contexts is this word most suitable?」の意味は「どの文脈で使えますか?」だと思います。
Feb
11
revised Usage of an adjective 細やか(な)
Improve formatting.
Feb
10
revised How do you use “omou” in the past tense?
added 1 character in body
Feb
10
comment How do you use “omou” in the past tense?
@yyuki No, other way around.
Feb
10
answered How do you use “omou” in the past tense?
Feb
10
comment How do you use “omou” in the past tense?
思っている/思っていた aren't progressive, because 思う is not a 継続動詞.
Feb
10
comment How do you use “omou” in the past tense?
You really should expand though, since this is definitely the right answer, unlike the other answers. It's unfortunate that it's somewhat unclear what level the OP is at.
Feb
10
comment 「ひがし」 vs. 「あずま」
心配ご無用です。このサイトのユーザーインターフェイスは間違いなく慣れていない人にかなり分かりにくいと思いますので、粘り強く続けてください。
Feb
10
comment 「ひがし」 vs. 「あずま」
お褒めの言葉ありがとうございます。しかし、私が質問を投稿したわけではなく、質問を編集しただけなので、私がその知恵袋の質問を読めるかどうかはあんまり関係ないですね‌​…(笑)
Feb
9
comment Does using 書き順 sound childish?
While this can probably be answered as-is, providing the context/situation you'd like to use the term in would probably result in a more useful answer.
Feb
9
revised Does using 書き順 sound childish?
OCD edit.
Feb
9
reviewed Reviewed 「ひがし」 vs. 「あずま」
Feb
9
revised 「ひがし」 vs. 「あずま」
Improved English/formatting.
Feb
9
reviewed No Action Needed Does using 書き順 sound childish?
Feb
5
comment What is the difference between ために and -masu root verb+ に?
It's 習う that needs to be a motion verb, not 教える.