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Native English speaker, beginner in Japanese.

Interested in Japanese grammar & etymology.


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answered を without a transitive verb?
Dec
13
answered 名詞の修飾と「~か」・「~かどうか」についての質問
Nov
26
asked When does it make sense to use 「〜でない。」?
Nov
26
answered What is this form : Verb + はせん?
Nov
25
answered Differentiating honorific passive and potential conjugations of 出る
Nov
19
answered How to parse ~なくたって?
Nov
11
answered Is 行く stative, continous or instantaneous?
Nov
2
answered たの at the end of 「そんなに寝ぼけるまで熟睡してたの?」
Oct
31
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”