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Apr
3
comment しゅうと/シュート - The great equalizer
Fantastic, thank you!
Apr
3
accepted しゅうと/シュート - The great equalizer
Apr
3
asked しゅうと/シュート - The great equalizer
Mar
27
comment What are the valid potential forms of special “suru” verbs?
+1 Great question!
Mar
27
revised Aren't がる and たがる the same thing?
added 5 characters in body
Mar
25
comment Are the two kanjis 箇所 and 個所 interchange?
possible duplicate of What are the origins of ヶ?
Mar
22
answered What's the difference between differences? 差 and 違い
Mar
21
comment How to say two actions are the cause of a third?
You could also say 〜たり〜たりするために, but this would imply there were other reasons you stayed home as well, but did not want to list exhaustively.
Mar
21
comment How to “shoo away” a sales clerk?
What about 消【き】え失【う】せろ! (Also just kidding)
Mar
20
comment Why is English “ka” and “ca” sometimes rendered as キャ (kya) instead of カ (ka)?
What's very odd is that "character" is キャラクター, but "care" (which is pronounced almost, if not exactly the same as the "char") is ケア.
Mar
19
comment History of 十干(じっかん)and modern uses
Very interesting answer. But for part #3, I'm missing how that is 60 pairs and not 120 pairs (10x12?).
Mar
16
accepted What is the meaning/usage of いざ?
Mar
15
revised What is the meaning/usage of いざ?
added 355 characters in body
Mar
15
asked What is the meaning/usage of いざ?
Mar
14
comment How can I talk about old memories and important “firsts”?
@Chocolate: I don't know, is that a real word?
Mar
14
answered How can I talk about old memories and important “firsts”?
Mar
14
answered The different types of pain and injuries
Mar
12
comment Meaning/origin of 三寒四温【さんかんしおん】
@Dave: 七転八起 is also read しちてんはっき in its 四字熟語 form. FYI in case you (or anyone else reading this post) didn't know.
Mar
12
comment Meaning/origin of 三寒四温【さんかんしおん】
Hmm, I always thought the "3" was March and "4" was April.
Mar
9
comment Is there a general/default word for “to wear”?
〜た form is also acceptable for "wearing". See japanese.stackexchange.com/q/3361/78 about this pattern.