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What is the difference between 山道【さんどう】 and 山道【やまみち】?

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How does the particle を relate to the verb 行く in the structure「A を + B に行く」?

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What is the difference between Vた + つもりで and V-る + つもりで?

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How did 象【しょう】 ( ≈かたち、 すがた、ようす) and 象【ぞう】 (どうぶつ) get to be written with the same kanji?

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Are 近畿【きんき】 and 関西【かんさい】 two nouns for the same concept and same region or there is an actual difference?

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What is the difference between 「変更」 and 「変化」?

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What is the difference between 「名前【なまえ】」 and 「名称【めいしょう】」?

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Can「病気【びょうき】」be used as a 形容動詞【けいようどうし】 (na-adjective)?

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What is the difference between 「いろいろ」and 「さまざま」?

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What is the meaning of 「ほう」in the following sentence?

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Is 仕方 a particular case of the pattern V連用形 + 方?

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What are the differences between だんだん and ますます in the context of the following sentences?

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Is there any significant difference between 駆け回る and 駆け巡る?

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What is the difference between 「女性一人」 and 「一人の女性」?

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What is the difference between 「結局【けっきょく】」and 「とうとう」?

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量、数 and 数量 (amount). Is there any of them that is used far more frequently than the other ones or are they pretty much equally used?

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Is there a reason why the 濁点【だくてん】( ゙)are placed below the stroke at ぐ and で as opposed to the other hiragana characters?

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What is the difference between 「警察」and 「警官」?

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What is the difference between「家族【かぞく】」and「家庭【かてい】」?

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How do you formulate the 連用中止 with 形容動詞 (な adjectives) and 名詞 (nouns)?

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Why is はじめ written with the kanji 初 as opposed to 始 to convey "the beginning"?

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Is there a rule or pattern to figure out whether を or に should be used with 我慢する?

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What is the difference between 写真を撮る and 写真に撮る?

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Are 「ないで」(when used adverbially) and 「ずに」 absolutely interchangeable?

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What is the purpose of 「で」 in the following sentence?

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Is 「謙譲 」really used as a standalone word different than 「謙譲語」?

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Is などなど a phrase-ending expression or it can be used in the middle of a sentence?

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What part is this clause modifying (修飾) in the following long sentence?

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Is V-て + は used to connect the two clauses of the following sentence with a conditional relationship, a causal relationship or a different one?

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Is it possible to join 以下 + しか?