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Understanding the 分 in 6~9月分

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Has Japanese syntax changed between the 1950s and today?

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What does "平穏とは消耗を以て代わりに成す" mean?

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Does maji manji (マジ卍) really translate to based or dope A.F.?

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Is this 方言 or a different pitch pattern in 標準語: 出てくる, その他に

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What does キャンセルをキャンセル mean? Why people write like this?

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What does とびっことりっこ mean?

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Meaning of といえど

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てもいい to ask if someone is allowed to do something

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Why the verb has changed into く form

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Negative adjective grammar

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What is the meaning of 付きっきり?

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What's the reading of kanji "入" in "入る", "hai" or "hairu"?

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Can Xになる mean "cause X"?

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好きな動物, 好きな学校, 好きな会社 pitch accent

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Who is the subject of もらう here?

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What does やの mean in 汚れやの匂いがする? [closed]

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みんな and おかね pitch accent in 関西弁

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Pitch accent difference: 本当だ! and 本当だよ

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Granting permission with the potential form

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Simple phrase with comma for emphasis, sounds natural?

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Meaning of ような when it is not decribing likeness/appearance

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How can I say "I would like to know how to do something"?

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Help understand 俺の腕前がわかったろう。 [closed]

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Difference between として (toshite) & ように (youni)

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Phrase for "whatever comes to mind" or "whatever I feel like"

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What are the accents for "頭高", "中高", "尾高", and "平板"?

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How to understand context in Japanese [closed]

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Are these sentences natural? If not, is the grammar at least correct? [closed]

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NをNに where the Nを is not clearly associated with any verb

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て-form+quotation

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Can the "&"-symbol (ampersand) be used in Japanese to connect two language names?

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Does 悍ましい derive from a verb?

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Is the name ラーメンバー appropriate for this situation? [closed]

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If a time adverb is used in an adjective clause, you have to use ていた instead of ている - does this rule apply to normal verbs?

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Understanding volitional form+はずがない

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Meaning of (せ)にゃ and から(な)

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How would you translate the following passage? [closed]

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In the Japanese dub of Frozen, Anna says 'unmei' (fate/destiny; the late Sayaka Kanda) instead of 'true love' (Kristen Bell)?

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Particle に used to express reason/cause [duplicate]

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Whats the diffrence with に and を in this sentence?

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Learning Japanese for MEXT scholarship exam

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The function of "demo" in the following sentence: 遥か彼方で炎でも燃え盛っているように、紅蓮の光は形を変え、踊る。 [duplicate]

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Do "Nani o tabetai" and "Nani ga tabetai" have the same meaning? [duplicate]

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Translation request [closed]

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How should I ask for the company/country/school's location?


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