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Mar
25
comment How can I say “looking through the window of death”?
I agree with Flaw. You should edit your question with examples in English and the attempted Japanese.
Mar
25
comment What is the meaning of ~たまえ?
So just to make sure I understood, たまえ = ください, right?
Mar
23
comment When is it appropriate to use ごくろうさま?
@summea: See above :)
Mar
23
comment When is it appropriate to use ごくろうさま?
@Chocolate: Feel free to. However, please make it an answer not a comment :)
Mar
23
comment When do you use するには as opposed to するため(には) to mean “in order to”?
Your second sentence sounds... a bit awkward. I would wonder if it could be reworded as: "In order to launch a missile, press the red button."
Mar
23
asked When is it appropriate to use ごくろうさま?
Mar
20
comment Are 終{お}わる and 済{す}ませる synonyms?
@TomeiNingen: Well the translation from Google could use some tweaking. It wasn't exactly an easy read :)
Mar
20
comment Are 終{お}わる and 済{す}ませる synonyms?
@Chocolate-san: If you say so, but I'm just looking for clarity. I am interested to see your [full] answer.
Mar
20
comment Are 終{お}わる and 済{す}ませる synonyms?
Would 済ませる fall under the rule as 済む? From what I understand, they are related but separate/different verbs.
Mar
19
comment Are 終{お}わる and 済{す}ませる synonyms?
@summea: Please make comment to answer. Thanks. :)
Mar
19
comment Are 終{お}わる and 済{す}ませる synonyms?
I'll be sure to Google Translate that when I get home :)
Mar
19
comment Are 終{お}わる and 済{す}ませる synonyms?
@cypher: This says that 終わる is transitive and intransitive.
Mar
19
comment Are 終{お}わる and 済{す}ませる synonyms?
@cypher: Well I guess for the sake of transitivity, we can add the other two forms. But the question still stands.
Mar
19
comment Are 終{お}わる and 済{す}ませる synonyms?
@Chocolate: I think we both know that your comment should be really be an answer :)
Mar
19
asked Are 終{お}わる and 済{す}ませる synonyms?
Mar
17
revised What exactly does この通{とお}りmean?
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Mar
14
comment Different ways to show intention to do something
I thought ~たいと思う was "I think I want to.."
Mar
14
comment Particles: に vs. で
@NateGlenn: Would 部屋で書く = I'm writing in the room and 部屋に書く = I'm writing on the room?
Mar
8
comment Why was both katakana and hiragana created?
@ZhenLin I find it strange that they would use katakana as okurigana seeing that most if not all katakana are actually kanji themselves.
Mar
8
comment How to express vague amounts of time?
@sawa: Then what word or expression would you use for "several"?