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bio website kunststube.net
location Tokyo, Japan
age 31
visits member for 3 years, 1 month
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More or less independent web dude washed ashore in Japan.
More or less recently more less than more.

Fluent in conversational Japanese with a strong interest in languages,
not very academically trained though.
On the level of reading light novels for fun.


Jul
14
answered ニッポン? Why Kana?
Oct
12
asked Clarification of hard to understand Japanese Mahjong rule
Jul
23
asked Is a computer displaying “インストールしています” correct? Weird?
Jul
4
answered How to say “What's it to you?” in Japanese?
Jul
3
answered ambiguity with すっと
Jun
28
answered Using Japanese honorifics with non-kana names
Jun
25
asked Why is 五右衛門 read “goemon”?
Jun
24
answered Pronunciation and meaning of 
Jun
22
answered sometimes だけ gets mildly confusing..
Jun
16
asked Is there a logic for deciding when to employ furigana?
Jun
16
answered What is the difference between 完了 and 終了
Jun
15
answered Am I coming or going? 戻ってくる vs 戻っていく
Jun
15
answered What's the difference between “家” (ya), “屋” (ya), and “や” (ya) as used in the names of shops/stores/restaurants?
Jun
15
answered When is it appropriate to use お疲れ様 (otsukaresama)?
Jun
14
answered When did you last…?
Jun
13
asked How indistinguishable is blue from green really?
Jun
12
answered Use of 自分【じぶん】as a personal pronoun in direct speech
Jun
10
answered Since Japanese already had several words for rice why was “ライス” (raisu) borrowed from English?
Jun
9
answered What's the difference between “gohan” and “meshi”?
Jun
9
answered What is the difference between “meshi” and “don” for the food sometimes translated as “rice bowl” in English?