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When の follows particles

What is the significance of the usage of の in these nominals? 東京からの手紙 東京から手紙 The latter is how I was taught to formulate this nominal form, but I came across a source that uses the first form. I'm ...
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What is the meaning of 巻ノ + number next to a book?

What is the meaning of 巻ノ + number next to a book? I know that 巻 = volume ノ = ? 七十二 = 72 So it's Volume [?] 72
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How is というのは different from は?

だが、十香のいる水族館と目と鼻の先というのは、精神衛生上あまりよろしくなかった。 Context: the protagonist (士道) is dating 十香 and they went to 水族館 together. But in the process of watching fishes in 水族館, 士道 runs away, pretending to go to the ...
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what does kara no mean? [duplicate]

Sometimes instead of "kara" which I understand it mostly translates as "from" I see written "kara no", which it seems to have a similar meaning to "kara" alone. What's the difference or what does it ...
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how to complement the させる+くれる

I'm struggling trying to complement sentences using させる+くれる/もらう. In my studies it was said that させる+くれる meant "to let someone do" kind of, so the following sentence: 先生が質問をたくさん聞かせてくれた The teacher ...
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There is not enough space

I have a query about how to say "there is no enough space for it?" and "it's in the way." Unfortunately my japanese is not good enough to create a natural sentence, and all I come out with is ...
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Difference between について and につき

What exactly are the differences between using について and につき? In the following sentences, my grammar book says they are not interchangeable, but I don´t quite understand why. Thank you very much for ...
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の function in 以上の

I found it in これ以上のおしゃべりは. My question is, why 以上の is translated as no more. It it because の have a specific function here? or it is just an expression. Thanks :-)
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What is the mean difference between 取引先との付き合い方 and 取引先の付き合い方? [duplicate]

What is the mean difference between 取引先との付き合い方 and 取引先の付き合い方? Thank for support me.
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Does Xから modify Yの here?

From the Wikipedia article for 源頼朝: 源頼朝は、平安時代末期から鎌倉時代初期の武将、政治家であり、鎌倉幕府の初代征夷大将軍である。 Clearly, 平安時代末期から鎌倉時代初期の modifies 武将、政治家. However, what does the 平安時代末期から modify? Is 鎌倉時代初期の treated as a の-...
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