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How did 面白い end up meaning "Interesting"?

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What is the difference between ちょっと and 少し?

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Is there a list of kanji ordered by usage in novels?

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Difference between the words for "feeling"

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Differences between the many words for dinner

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What's the difference between 思う and 考える?

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What's the difference between 上る、登る and 昇る?

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Difference between 家内、嫁、妻、奥さん、かみさん and other words meaning wife

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What's the difference between 図る、測る、計る、量る、諮る、謀る?

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1 answer
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Differences between words for "idiot"

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Difference between the words for "living/residing" [住む/棲む/泊まる/暮らす]

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What's the difference between [上]{あ}がる and [上]{のぼ}る?

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Would 私は怖い mean "I'm scared" or "I'm scary"?

11 votes
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Why does 丈夫 and 大丈夫 mean what they mean?

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1 answer
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Difference between the many words for son and daughter

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1 answer
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What's the difference between 下りる and 降りる

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How to write about something in the future where something will have happened

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800 views

Heuristics for identifying Japanese-origin words (和語)

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How to correct myself or somebody else when speaking

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Difference between verb types (verbal nouns, transitive & intransitive: eg 開始, 始める and 始まる)

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Usage of kanji for words usually written in kana

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1 answer
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Saying northeast, northwest, north-north-east, etc

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What would be the Japanese name of a person with a native Chinese name? [duplicate]

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1 answer
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Difference between words for road

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1 answer
867 views

What's the difference between 建てる and 築く?

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1 answer
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Pronunciation of 日 in compound words

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1 answer
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Is 子年 read as ねずみどし or ねどし? What about 卯年 and 亥年?

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Choosing between 大丈夫 or いい when asking/giving permission

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What does ...なくはない mean?

4 votes
1 answer
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Use of unit abbreviations in Japanese