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Jul
27
comment What is the radical of 全? 人 or 入?
As @user3306356 mentions, I'm more inclined to think it's ひと just based on the stroke order.
Jul
27
revised Why do we have to use ている form of 思う with third person subject
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Jul
26
revised Understanding かなでたり
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Jul
26
comment Understanding かなでたり
Have you tried reverse conjugating it and looking up something similar in a dictionary?
Jul
24
revised Do these two questions differ in any way?
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Jul
23
reviewed Leave Closed Some Japanese dictionaries (e.g. 大辞林, 大辞泉, and 明鏡国語辞典) use this inverted triangle outline symbol (▽) for some kanji compounds. What does it mean?
Jul
23
comment な, の, である and ために
@Lyle: Hmm, I have that dictionary too. I'll have to check it out when I get home.
Jul
23
accepted Why is this [二番目]{に・ばん・め} counter used for a person?
Jul
23
comment な, の, である and ために
I would say #2 can only be 学生であるために. Saying it as 学生のために sound wrong to my ear, but this is just my intuition.
Jul
22
reviewed Leave Open How does one give directions in Japanese (e.g. to a cab driver)?
Jul
22
reviewed Close Some Japanese dictionaries (e.g. 大辞林, 大辞泉, and 明鏡国語辞典) use this inverted triangle outline symbol (▽) for some kanji compounds. What does it mean?
Jul
22
revised Conjugating into なければ
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Jul
22
answered Conjugating into なければ
Jul
22
comment How should I select what first-person pronoun to use?
@Choko: チョコさんを責めてんじゃなかった。誤解、済みませんでした。 orz
Jul
22
comment How should I select what first-person pronoun to use?
Why did this get so many downvotes?
Jul
20
comment How would you say “if you don't mind my asking”?
@Sjiveru: But the Japanese mindset is to humble yourself, even if you know it's not rude at all.
Jul
19
answered How would you say “if you don't mind my asking”?
Jul
18
revised When should I use で or を particles?
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Jul
18
comment Using the stem form of a verb like the て form, as in 燃えゆく or 飲みほして
What are "HANABI" and "Ambiguous"? Are they even relevant to the question?
Jul
17
comment Difference between 見る and 観る?
@snailboat: To me, 診る has a distinct enough definition to not be confused with the others. That's why I didn't include it.