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て-form + く - what does adding ku to a te-formed verb mean? [duplicate]

In: よし じゃあ 出席取ってくぞ what does adding "く" mean for the verb?
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Understanding やったろうじゃねえか [duplicate]

From No Game No life (Anime) Context: this gamer guy is pretty pissed that his sister is falling asleep and afraid that he's gonna die in the game, but then she falls asleep, and gets hyped/irritated ...
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How is たる being used here? [duplicate]

I got this sentence from My hero academia anime and I am confused on the usage of したる. The line is said in season 3 episode 9 at the 4 minute 45 second mark. こいつらの方針が変わんねえうちに2~3人ぶっ殺して脱出したる! The ...
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What does "教えとくから" mean? [duplicate]

Found it here. https://twitter.com/JINhktr/status/1141306368495742977 酒の飲み方俺が教えとくから勘弁してやって Is とくから a suffix or for 教え? Is it another word entirely? What does it mean? I think it means something ...
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what does second て mean after て-form? [duplicate]

There is a phrase said by a native speaker in a video and the subtitles (not autogenerated) were: そんなゴミの中で寝てて快適なの。 I cannot find what does this second て mean. The form 寝て must refer to continuous ...
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け as a contraction of 来い [duplicate]

I’d like to confirm my theory that 来い at the end of a sentence can be colloquially contracted to け. I met this sentence in a comics: 置いてけ。 A meaning “Leave it here!” would be very appropriate ...
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言っていた Conjugation

I tried to find this answer in other questions in order to not duplicate it, but i couldn't find one answer for that. So I was trying to make the following sentence There's a ramen restaurant in ...
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What does してて mean?

I was watching an Easy Japanese video on YouTube. At 1:37, the interviewer says: 素敵。やっぱり普段生活してても感じる?あ、優しいって。 What does してて mean? Or is it a typo? して makes sense here, but I don't understand してて. It'...
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What is the たれ in 「もう一本止めたれ」?

In the sentence: "もう一本止めたれ" (spoken) Is the たれ just the "command form" of the たり grammar?
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Meaning of からはよ in this sentence

A character is trying to cross a checkpoint, but an official is asking for a pass. The character answers: 知らん! 急いでるからはよ通せ。 Using this this StackExchange question I came up with this translation: &...
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what is grammar pattern for やさしくった

I watched a series. There is a scene, while subtitle text is written as 優しく言ってあげた I heard something like やさしくったあげた。 so I did some search to check if this usage exist in real world. In google I found ...
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What does the く in 無くしてく do?

In the song 深い森 by Do As Infinity, this comes up: 僕たちは 生きるほどに 失くしてく 少しずつ 偽りや 嘘をまとい Is this 失くしてく a short-form of 失くしていく? Or is the く after the て-form of 失くす something else? Thanks a lot!
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Use of たこと with te-form verbs

I've come across the following sentence 叫んでたことを知ってたよ。 I know that you can do past tense verbs + こと but I've never seen te-form verbs + たこと. So what does it mean using te-form in this case?
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