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150 votes
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Differences among -たら, なら, -と, -んだったら, -ば, etc

73 votes
7 answers
34k views

What is the difference between the negative forms -ず and -ぬ?

44 votes
4 answers
30k views

Usage of たくさん vs. 多い

41 votes
6 answers
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Does -ou / -you / -mashou conjugation have a negative form?

38 votes
1 answer
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Must do : ~なければならない vs ~なくてはいけない

38 votes
4 answers
13k views

Differences between 度 and 回 when counting occurrences

35 votes
3 answers
8k views

全然 {ぜんぜん} with positive adjective / na-adjective

34 votes
3 answers
6k views

The reason for using 何も+negative, but 何でも+positive

32 votes
2 answers
28k views

How to differentiate ~られる conjugation between passive form and potential form?

31 votes
1 answer
4k views

Rules or criteria for 連濁: Voiced or unvoiced syllables in compound words

29 votes
3 answers
21k views

Love in the air: 愛x恋 {あい vs こい}

27 votes
6 answers
5k views

Why are some lyrics' words written in kanji whose usual reading is not how it is sung?

26 votes
3 answers
4k views

Making sense of transitive usage of 行く and 来る - 「を行く」 and 「を来る」

24 votes
6 answers
11k views

What is the difference between 「はずがない」 and 「わけがない」?

23 votes
4 answers
5k views

に vs で again: 前に vs 後で

23 votes
1 answer
12k views

How does -ki form of i-adjectives work? (e.g. 愛しき)

23 votes
3 answers
6k views

When describing time span, are 間 {あいだ} and 内 {うち} interchangeable?

21 votes
2 answers
4k views

Plain verbs that end with ぬ other than 死ぬ

21 votes
3 answers
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Why is 「昨夜」 pronounced as 「ゆうべ」 {yuube} and 「今日」 as 「きょう」 {kyou}?

20 votes
1 answer
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Honorific prefixes: 「ご」 vs 「お」

20 votes
2 answers
2k views

Recent creation or adoption of hanzi characters into Japanese kanji

20 votes
2 answers
13k views

The verbs of learning: 勉強する, 習う and 学ぶ

19 votes
3 answers
2k views

Dissecting つく verbs

19 votes
3 answers
4k views

「~たじゃない」 expression in spoken Japanese

19 votes
2 answers
4k views

Etymology of 出来る dekiru

19 votes
2 answers
2k views

Pronunciation of "何" as "なん" or "なに"

18 votes
2 answers
2k views

Kitten: 子猫 vs 小猫 vs 仔猫

18 votes
2 answers
8k views

About 「同{おな}じ」 and 「同{おな}じく」

18 votes
3 answers
10k views

About writing numbers using Japanese numerals vs using Arabic numerals

18 votes
1 answer
4k views

Using な particle after common nouns (non na-adjectives)