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35 votes
3 answers
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Do 以上 and 以下 include the number preceding them?

22 votes
5 answers
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In modern usage how do Japanese natives regard the differences between 外人, 外国人 and 外人さん?

20 votes
1 answer
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Use of the question mark and か

19 votes
3 answers
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When is it okay to use あります with a living subject?

17 votes
7 answers
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Are there any Japanese words as versatile as "fuck" in English?

15 votes
3 answers
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Is there a difference between すみません (sumimasen) and すいません (suimasen)?

12 votes
1 answer
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What are the origins of 掘った芋いじるな (hotta imo ijiru na)?

12 votes
3 answers
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When and to whom should I use the expression ご苦労様 (gokurousama)?

12 votes
2 answers
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Which kanji to use for saying ありがとうございます in emails?

10 votes
1 answer
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What's the difference in usage between に対して and にとって?

10 votes
3 answers
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If I wanted to sound more like a Samurai, what words and phrases should I learn?

9 votes
1 answer
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How should I use 始める (はじめる) and 始まる (はじまる) as a suffix to intransitive verbs?

7 votes
4 answers
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What is the etymological connection between sake (alcohol) and sha-ke (salmon)?

6 votes
2 answers
3k views

Can anyone explain the obsolete, non-phonetic use of hiragana from pre war times?

4 votes
1 answer
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~まくる as a suffix, what does it mean and how is it used?