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Mar
28
comment How do you read 遅ランチ?
Another possibility could be おくれランチ, although I happen to agree with @user1205935's answer below.
Mar
27
revised Nominalization with のが、のを
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Mar
27
comment Meaning and translation お納めになられる
I agree that it seems like 二重敬語 (which is grammatically incorrect).
Mar
26
comment What does 外国人のように imply in this sentence?
[[ Are foreigners known for a particular gesture in which we raise both our arms...? ]] - A double deuce maybe?
Mar
26
revised How do I say “requirements” in an IT context?
Linked similar question involving 目的/目標
Mar
25
comment How long would it take on average to learn Japanese
I would ask this on the meta board or in the chat. This type of question will probably be closed. Check the FAQ for a list of appropriate question types.
Mar
25
comment Why is なんて the correct answer for this question?
Although it can be used for belittling/derogatory, it doesn't have to be. The definition you posted also says this. "To lighten or diminish the impact of the subject in question." See my answer at the above link also.
Mar
25
answered Why is なんて the correct answer for this question?
Mar
25
reviewed Approve What's the difference between ことがある or ことはある?
Mar
21
comment Why is this guy hesitant to call and ask her out on a date?
@DaveMG: My comment was not meant to be taken as an answer; just an obversation. That's why it was a comment.
Mar
19
comment Why is this guy hesitant to call and ask her out on a date?
Why didn't he ask her out? 骨がないから。
Mar
18
comment What is the connection between shrimp and old age?
Hmm, you both beat me to it.
Mar
13
comment Are non-base-10 numbers ever written in kanji?
Yes, I'm aware of that, but getting the joke across isn't the point of my question.
Mar
13
comment Are non-base-10 numbers ever written in kanji?
@snailplane: Ha, I actually made a topic about 十干. Didn't even cross my mind. sawa's answer there talks about applications in mathematics.
Mar
13
revised Are non-base-10 numbers ever written in kanji?
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Mar
13
asked Are non-base-10 numbers ever written in kanji?
Mar
13
comment When to use 聴く vs 聞く vs 訊く?
ssb, you're on a freakin' answering rampage lately!
Mar
9
revised What's the difference between 欲{ほっ}する and 欲しがる?
added 4 characters in body; edited title
Mar
9
asked What's the difference between 欲{ほっ}する and 欲しがる?
Mar
8
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