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Native English speaker, beginner in Japanese.

Interested in Japanese grammar & etymology.


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”
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