Tag: compounds

31 Why is Katakana not pronounced Katagana? 2019-07-16T10:45:09.380

27 Rules or criteria for 連濁: Voiced or unvoiced syllables in compound words 2011-08-08T07:18:57.397

20 Are all kanji compounds considered words? 2011-08-24T07:18:34.593

18 What are the nuances between these three terms for intelligence: 知恵 [ちえ], 知能 [ちのう], 知性 [ちせい] ? 2011-06-18T21:10:46.587

17 What is the difference in meaning between "husband and wife" 夫婦【ふうふ】 and 夫妻【ふさい】? 2011-06-18T20:43:25.913

17 Exceptional compounding forms 2011-08-08T13:42:09.743

13 What is the etymology of [山葵]{わさび}? 2011-06-03T12:32:59.307

13 What are the pitch-accent rules for compound nouns? 2015-11-27T03:33:14.410

10 What is the difference between 思【おも】い付【つ】く and 思【おも】い浮【う】かぶ? 2014-11-05T02:30:41.877

10 How do I read 数 in ページ数? 2016-02-25T07:25:39.397

9 Was the name for the Shōwa era a voluntary pun? 2011-06-19T08:29:07.030

9 The difference between 辞書 and 字引 2013-09-29T22:25:48.853

8 If a compound noun is made from a na-adjective suffix, is it followed by a な particle? 2011-09-06T12:45:52.780

8 Can kanji compounds be formed arbitrarily? 2014-07-27T15:42:33.203

8 Why isn't 日本料理 written as 日本の料理? 2015-08-19T08:07:24.183

8 A name for common words that use uncommon kanji? 2019-03-20T02:25:01.617

7 Common 四{よ}字{じ}熟{じゅく}語{ご} that use/are 当{あ}て字{じ} 2011-06-05T18:47:19.187

7 Does Japanese have morphemes that span two kanji? 2012-10-25T11:56:18.700

7 Is 翻す a former compound verb that merged into its current form? 2016-04-02T15:38:12.433

7 人 - on'yomi ニン or ジン rule of thumb 2017-05-26T21:31:38.160

6 しらゆきひめ 'Snow White' 2012-07-20T22:18:43.673

6 You can use 「押し開ける」 to say "to push open", but can you say 「押し閉める」 to mean "to push closed"? 2013-02-24T15:56:28.410

6 the omission of an implied "の" creates the appearance of a 四字熟語{よじじゅくご}? 2014-11-04T16:57:39.953

6 How to read 資格外活動許可? 2015-08-26T12:04:37.483

6 What is the meaning of 店頭分? 2015-12-11T05:43:14.347

6 A question about the usage of なるべく 2016-11-05T13:58:28.033

6 有り難う vs 有難う — Is this the same word? 2016-12-29T10:50:14.950

6 How to pronounce noun compounds 2018-09-10T21:12:27.960

6 What is 上がり refering to in this sentence? 2019-11-25T03:59:23.700

5 Analysis of もしかして (perhaps)? 2012-06-26T13:55:07.960

5 Does 数独{すうどく} really mean "single number"? 2013-09-27T05:52:59.293

5 Is it correct to say 複雑な波長? 2016-03-13T22:30:51.263

5 Abbreviating sets of compounds with leading characters in common 2016-06-23T20:19:13.890

5 Is [馬面]{うまづら} a facial expression or a type of face shape? 2017-12-15T18:53:28.230

5 grammar - 接続 of compound words ending with verb-ず 2019-02-09T04:19:45.557

4 What is the meaning of 人児, and is it a compound? 2011-06-19T05:43:22.140

4 Difference between 「にかかわらず」 and 「にもかかわらず」 2015-02-20T12:22:04.037

4 Why is it 悪魔 and not 悪の魔? 2016-02-18T23:54:38.557

4 Is 大判小判 a word on its own? 2017-01-25T09:17:59.987

4 Analyzing breakdown of jukugo 2017-05-24T21:38:25.380

4 Why does gemination happen in many 真 compounds? 2017-06-30T18:43:37.573

4 Compound words and の-particle 2018-01-06T19:06:57.863

4 Why is the State of the Union Address Called 一般教書演説? 2019-02-06T03:28:55.593

4 Is the adjective インディペンデント actually used as an adjective? 2019-02-06T08:22:05.287

4 What does the word 「ちゃらくさい」mean? 2019-12-10T17:18:11.977

3 What's the word or phrase used specifically to describe someone who is only concerned with physical appearence of others? 2012-11-01T15:20:18.923

3 How to parse "あけぐち"? 2014-03-09T09:21:01.470

3 How do I read 初商業誌? 2016-01-19T11:32:04.133

3 What is the max number of kanji a jukugo can be made of? 2016-02-06T16:52:41.807

3 Meaning of 二次遭難{にじそうなん} 2017-04-08T23:54:40.620

3 Why is vegetable 野菜 and not just 菜? 2017-07-08T02:43:34.910

3 Order of compound particles 2019-07-20T22:36:59.330

2 Are 弱い相互作用 and 強い相互作用 unnatural? 2012-07-18T01:15:53.757

2 そのようにする + Recognizing a compound 2013-01-28T20:21:05.400

2 Using the stem form of a verb like the て form, as in 燃えゆく or 飲みほして 2014-07-18T02:20:16.217

2 Explaning the phrase 「注{ちゅう}目{もく}特{とく}集{しゅう}」 2015-03-07T09:10:32.670

2 Are there kanji which are NOT words by themselves (written standalone)? 2015-04-19T20:30:25.473

2 What does かけ mean in こわれかけのオルゴール? 2016-05-09T05:51:28.813

2 General guidelines for choosing 訓読み vs. 音読み in kanji reading 2017-02-05T00:39:22.567

2 can the same compound have different readings when having the same meaning? 2017-02-09T20:24:03.113

2 「~ない」 vs 「無/不/非/未~」, 「的(な)<漢字>」, and general 熟語/漢語 affixes versus grammatical forms) 2017-05-17T22:57:13.413

2 Do 山人 and 仙人 have the same meaning of they mean different things? 2017-12-14T18:56:26.540

2 The verb after conjugation in たり compound sentence, is still a verb? And if so, why is it despite する being the verb? 2018-05-28T16:48:23.117

2 Pronunciation of 年 2019-02-18T10:57:30.773

2 what does 素 mean in 素数? 2019-12-09T14:19:41.707

1 Size adjectives and prefixes 2012-06-03T05:55:19.520

1 Compound words with 漢字 and カタカナ? (例えば:新メニュー) 2014-10-09T01:50:55.420

1 Meaning of verbal suffix ~てくたっとしてしまう 2017-07-22T07:57:06.753

1 Adding honorific prefix in a compound construction? (E.g. 買ってくれになる) 2018-04-07T07:33:30.797

1 Negation in a verbてverbてはならない/いけない compound 2018-05-16T06:54:48.287

1 What does 通常進行 mean in the context of a two week serialized mangaka job? 2018-11-18T23:04:40.353

0 meaning of 名種設定? 2012-12-17T08:15:34.967

0 What does モンスター娘のいる日常 mean? 2016-01-26T10:09:19.187

0 How should てあがる be used? 2017-06-14T15:51:06.157

0 Compound word ending with an adjective stem (形容詞語幹) and used as a noun or a na-adjective 2019-10-30T01:11:39.697