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


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
Dec
24
reviewed No Action Needed Meaning of そのままにする
Dec
24
answered “I have problems with someone” translation
Dec
24
reviewed Excellent What does "Xの一つにYがある” mean?
Dec
24
reviewed Satisfactory Figurative use of 空ける?
Dec
24
reviewed Satisfactory かわいい meaning care for
Dec
24
reviewed Satisfactory How do the two が in もう止まらない あなたがあなたのことが恋しい work?
Dec
24
reviewed Excellent What does おくれ mean in this context?
Dec
24
reviewed Excellent 詰まらないとは詰まるから作りました?
Dec
24
reviewed Satisfactory Dropping から when modifying a noun
Dec
24
reviewed Needs Improvement What is the connection between volitional よう form and であろう