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What does "the" mean here? (As used in Japanese)

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Why is "J-Pop" written in Japanese sometimes "Jポップ"?

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Possibly NSFW? What is an 既成事実?

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What is with the different pronounciation of "janai" that consistently happens in "Jojo's Bizarre Adventure"?

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What is とりあえず doing in this sentence?

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Use of が in 「毎日が地獄です。」

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本来なら in this sentence

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さくらが投げられた = Sakura got thrown, so why 私が言われる not "I got said"

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Meaning of にしておく here

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What does てはいそう mean?

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What does 深いパーソナリティー mean?

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Does Japanese advertises selling something with full price?

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In which situations is it okay to exceptionally prefix いち/一 to powers of 10 (ten) which are not powers of 10000 (ten thousand)?

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Breaking down はそのままに grammar

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What is the difference between Xを同伴する and Xを同伴させる?

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Can "date + にも" mean "as soon as"?

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Distinguishing between an adverbial phrase and a part of a compound noun

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浸る as 「ひたる」or 「つかる」

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Meaning of 牽制 in this news

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What does 向く mean here?

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Usage of を in 雨の中を走る [duplicate]

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How to use たがわず as “Regardless of"

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語る and に particle

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What is this usage of 流れが?

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Why is the name Gelfand transcribed as ゲルファント?

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How to say "to know" a language?

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遊星{ゆうせい} meaning planet?

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How does おめでとう become 'to congratulate'?

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What does 年頃 mean in terms of marrigeable age and adulthood?

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How do we know which particle to use for がっかりする?

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Understanding [number]+つ手前

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How best to translate this もう?

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“自分” not referring back to the subject?

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When is 明日(あした) clearly 平板型?

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What does 設定盛りすぎた mean here?

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Is Japanese pronunciation altered in songs? If so, how?

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Diffrence between である and がある?

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Can 持っていく be used with a group of people?

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Adding emphasis to "was"

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Understanding あながち for "not necessarily"

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why is で being used in 買ってくるか で

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Usage of 直でこない in this sentence?

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Does “〜でいたい” assume already being in that state?

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etymology of 排球

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言いたいところだ: Similar to English "I would say"?

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When is explicitly knowledge of a kanji reading's category ('on', 'kun', etc) ever needed?

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という意味で what does it mean?

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Understanding ごとに in ~種類ごとに分ける


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