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What does '一𢌞轉機' mean in this sentence?

I don't think 一𢌞轉機 is a known yoji-jukugo. 一回 is "once", and 転機 is "turning point", so the literal meaning of 一回転機を招来する is "to bring about one (big) turning point". 一大転機 ...
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What exactly is the difference between causative verbs of intransitive verbs and their transitive counterpart?

Quite often the causative form of intransitive verbs and their transitive counterpart are different in meaning, and would translate to different things: Take 残る for example: あの子を家に残した I left that (...
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ないで欲しい or なくて欲しい?

First, we need to establish that both なくて and ないで are the proper te-forms of negative verbs. We know that negative verbs function just like i-adjectives, and that it mostly true, 良い[adj] -> 良く[...
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Is 燃える used as slang for being cancelled online?

I don't think cancelling is the appropriate phrase, but 燃える and 炎上する are used in similar contexts. 炎上する means roughly to catch fire or to go up in flames, and often used in this physical way (when a ...
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Can 目印 refer to people?

One of the translations of 目印 is "marker". It can refer to anything that serves as a guide or reference point for orientation. A 目印 is usually a building, a small statue, a mountain, a ...
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Difference between 何かしますか and 何をしますか

They are simply different phrases. 何かしますか is a colloquial form of 何かをしますか and 何か means something 何 means what Thus 何か(を)しますか means Are you going to do something? 何をしますか means What are you going to ...
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