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寝る vs. 眠る, what's the real difference?

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1 answer
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~うございます - keigo い-adjectives

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How is the wind related to illness?

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Passive-transitive-verb vs. Intransitive-verb (他動詞の受け身 vs. 自動詞)

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What's the difference between くる and やってくる?

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Confusion about "Seemingly not ~"

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"slightly/somewhat" の 「~[目]{め}」: Usage and limitations

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How did 革 "leather" come to mean newness?

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"Seemingly cute" - かわいい + 〜そう

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Nuances of "give" - あげる/与える/授ける

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Temperature abbreviations?

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How to use 〜かのよう{に・な・だ}

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What's the difference between 触る and 触れる?

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How did やわらかい gain its い?

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What is the meaning/usage of いざ?

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Terms for Royalty

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Stative verbs: ~ている vs ~てある vs ~(ら)れる

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Different conventions for animal meat

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Difference between 創立、設立、樹立

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History of 十干(じっかん)and modern uses

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天気 vs. 天候, what's the real difference? [duplicate]

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Counter for chopsticks

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Verb volitional form (動詞の意志形) - usage

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How do you write the sound "wu"?

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How do 自他 triplets of related verbs work?

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Why is this katakana not reversed?

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"Irregular" 命令形 of some verbs

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What does かの日 mean?

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What's the difference between 心, 念, and 意?

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What's the difference between [電光石火]{でんこうせっか} and [疾風迅雷]{しっぷうじんらい}