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What do the shapes △ ◯ ╳ ◻ mean in Japanese? And are there variations in meaning, depending on whether or not the shape is filled?

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How important is one's pitch when speaking Japanese?

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6 answers
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Pronouncing が as 'nga'

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Kanji for native Japanese concepts: Kun'yomi spanning multiple morphemes

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What's the difference between に and で when speaking of time of an action?

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3 answers
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I don't understand what のも means in 生まれたのも育ったのも京都なんですよ

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Love in the air: 愛x恋 {あい vs こい}

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Are there any old loanwords from Korean, especially any not written in katakana?

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How do Japanese speakers transition from polite to plain form amongst friends?

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What's bugging the Japanese language?

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1 answer
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Difference between the words for "feeling"

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2 answers
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How to appropriately pair tenses in subordinate and main clauses?

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1 answer
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How to differentiate friend levels in Japanese?

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Haphazard usage of katakana and hiragana for particles and okurigana

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What does にと do?

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2 answers
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In front of "ほうがいい," is it always past tense?

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3 answers
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How do I read 100°C in Japanese?

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2 answers
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What is the difference between all the words for tools / devices?

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1 answer
911 views

What form is 恐るる?

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1 answer
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副詞 before copula

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2 answers
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How to say regrets [I should not have X]

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1 answer
666 views

What is the difference between 前にある vs 手前にある?

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1 answer
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How does まで work in ~なまでの/~なまでに?

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2 answers
714 views

How to choose the reading of 埋{う}める and 埋{うず}める?

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1 answer
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What is the わ in 忌まわしい and 嘆かわしい?

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2 answers
642 views

How to unambiguously express sentences with lots of relative propositions?

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neighbor, but on which side?

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1 answer
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とまではいかないまでも meaning

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1 answer
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What is the difference between に関しての and に関する?

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How to say "I fell on my ass"?

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