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Native English speaker, beginner in Japanese.

Interested in Japanese grammar & etymology.


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answered What is the difference between ~たとき vs ~るとき
Oct
27
answered Is the negative form of 住む related to すみません (i.e. “I'm sorry”/“Excuse me”), and how is it used in actual conversation?
Oct
24
answered Help me understand the grammar of this sentence: ~のこと~のこと、~なってもらえたかな
Oct
22
answered What is this character?
Oct
18
answered How do you say “I have been […]”?
Oct
16
answered In general, do Japanese people communicate formally or informally when conversing on a forum/commenting/chat?
Oct
12
answered What is the etymology of the て-form?
Oct
12
answered Sentence structure: “I can accomplish (a) by doing (b)”
Oct
11
answered Are verbs transformed into the ず-form used like adverbs?
Oct
9
asked 文章の話題語の変化はどう解釈されていますか?
Oct
8
asked ダブルクォートと[鉤括弧]{かぎ・かっ・こ}の使い分けは?
Oct
8
answered What is meant/implied by “じゃないんだからね”
Oct
7
answered Particles following ところ (に, を, and で)
Oct
7
answered Reason for 「のか」 and 「かもしれません」 in 「何を言っているのかわからないかもしれませんけど」
Oct
7
answered What is the meaning and application of ren'youkei?
Oct
3
answered Can't understand why “に” is used in “蚊に刺された” or what's the sense of this phrase
Sep
23
answered Origins of the Volitional Form
Sep
21
answered Difference between 貸す and 貸し出す
Sep
20
answered Is using 笑 to mean “lol” feminine or gender-neutral?
Sep
20
answered How would you write “Turtle-senpai”