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Why is には used in this sentence instead of は? [duplicate]

It hasn't been answered. Please help. なぜ殺されたのか君にはわからないのですか? Please help me understand why they use [には] in this sentence. Compare with [は], what is the difference it makes in that context ? I ...
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How is に used in にできる here? [duplicate]

Slight disclaimer. I did read the following post, Meaning of に in ~にできる , but did not see it's reasoning directly translating to my sentence. Here is sentence in question: 「...
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Why say “〜、皆には出来る。” instead of “ 〜、皆は出来る。” in this context?

The sentence in a translation: 将来を見据えながら点と点を結ぶということなど、皆にはできません。 While looking at the future, one cannot see how to connect the dots. My assumption is that the following is the "base" sentence. ...
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に as the subject marker?

I an anime I was watching the other day, I heard the bellow phrase. I don't remember whose name it was or which anime it was, so I'll just replace it with a generic name: アリスに分かってる. The speaker ...
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How to denote the object and the subject of potential form verbs clearly?

The source in where I studied told me that you mark the object of potential form with が particle instead of を particle because potential form is just a state, no actual action is taken. It ...
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How accurately can のこと be translated as 'with regards to' in the following sentence?

While stumbling over my serval-month-old translation notes out of boredom, I found that I had made note of のこと to mean 'with regards to (noun)" for the following Japanese sentence. それでも彼には、...
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Use of にだってある程度 in this sentence

もう何日も一緒に生活している俺と可憐。 当然すべてではないにしろ、俺にだってある程度今の可憐の気持ちはわかっているつもりだ。 I added the previous line for context.  I made this だって question a while back but it may not apply to this instance. Naturally, ...
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俺にでも + なれる meaning

https://colorcodedlyrics.com/2018/01/winner-really-really-japanese-ver << From this song There's a sentence: 君のためなら 俺にでもなれる Billionaire The translation is "If it’s for you, even I could ...
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What does には do in this sentence, and which part is responsible for the “for me” nuance?

話し方がちょっと速すぎて私には分かりません。 For some reason it feels strange to me to go right from すぎて to 私.
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に particle used with ある

できることが僕にある This sounds like "the things I can do is in me", which doesn't makes sense. Translation tells me it actually means "I can do something". Why is に used rather than が? What rule does this に ...