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Native English speaker, beginner in Japanese.

Interested in Japanese grammar & etymology.


Nov
20
reviewed Approve suggested edit on What does `nanode` mean? What are its grammatical rules?
Nov
18
reviewed Approve suggested edit on What's the difference between 治す{なおす} and 治る{なおる}?
Nov
14
reviewed Edit suggested edit on Translation to Japanese: “The test will determine which university I will go to.”
Oct
24
reviewed Approve suggested edit on What's the difference between そうです and そうでしょう?
Oct
21
reviewed Leave Open Could someone please clarify if I'm translating these two sentences correctly?
Oct
21
reviewed Leave Open Does ところを always mean the same thing as のに? What is the difference between ところへ and ところに?
Oct
18
reviewed Leave Open In general, do Japanese people communicate formally or informally when conversing on a forum/commenting/chat?
Oct
12
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Is ないで a te-form?
Oct
8
reviewed Approve suggested edit on What is the meaning of のか and how does it differ from か?
Oct
7
reviewed Leave Open 「予定調和」 usage in casual speech
Oct
7
reviewed Leave Open What is a subsidiary verb?
Sep
28
reviewed No Action Needed N + sou desu is acceptable
Sep
28
reviewed Approve suggested edit on How do I interpret the Japanese construction of verb+noun?
Sep
28
reviewed Approve suggested edit on How do I interpret the Japanese construction of verb+noun?
Sep
23
reviewed Edit suggested edit on Where does のみ come from?
Sep
23
reviewed Leave Open Difficulty of Meiji literature
Sep
20
reviewed Reviewed 謙譲語{けんじょうご} nouns such as 弊社{へいしゃ}, etc
Sep
19
reviewed Excellent Confusion with the の particle
Sep
19
reviewed Satisfactory Does 友達 have the plural marker たち “built-in”?
Sep
19
reviewed Satisfactory Adnominalisation (Relative clause - noun - copula structure): What does it mean? How can we translate it?