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Japanese language self-learner. Fluent in English and to a lesser extent Chinese.


Apr
16
comment What to say at the cash register in the convenience store
Related: japanese.stackexchange.com/a/1976/542
Apr
12
awarded  Nice Question
Mar
28
comment 雨 pronunciations
Related: Why is a place that sells さけ a さかや? and Exceptional compounding forms
Mar
25
reviewed Satisfactory How do I say: I am on parental leave
Mar
25
reviewed Satisfactory 火の車 Where did it come from
Mar
25
reviewed Satisfactory Kanji question: the onyomi of 江 is found
Mar
25
reviewed Excellent Relative clauses distinguishing whom/with which/that
Mar
25
reviewed Satisfactory how did 公 (こう) come to be derogatory
Mar
25
reviewed Satisfactory Using negative verb forms with はず
Mar
25
reviewed Satisfactory Meaning of あります in the following sentences
Mar
25
reviewed Satisfactory How do you say “just curious” or “out of curiosity”?
Mar
25
reviewed Satisfactory using 〜ば〜ほど with adverbs
Mar
25
reviewed Satisfactory what does てやる mean when it is not used for giving?
Mar
24
comment Why does Japanese TV News and magazine programs have “mandatory” subtitles/legend?
maybe it's for deaf-friendliness
Jan
28
comment How does the derogatory term “小便芸者” work?
Similar English terms like "piss-poor" exist too.
Jan
20
answered kanjis have 音読み{おんよみ}、訓読み{くんよみ}、and something like “人名読み{じんめいよみ}”. But, what is the real term for “人名読み”?
Jan
10
comment Why would one use 当て字?
I think some part of this answer may apply to this question. It helps to delineate sentence elements (i.e. text in all kana is harder to read), and it can disambiguate words that may share the same kana spelling.
Dec
31
comment Usage and relation of に to 他
"Because 他 is a の (as opposed to な)adjective then the conjugation to change to an adverb should be "他く" not "他に"." ← this statement is false.
Dec
31
awarded  usage
Dec
30
revised Can I write Japanese name “Midori” this way - 緑?
added 145 characters in body