Tag: ellipsis

30 What are the guidelines of omitting particles? 2011-09-15T19:40:27.173

20 When asking 'What is your name?' or 'What is your job?', why is it 'は' not 'か'? 2011-06-06T08:21:16.450

13 Polite Way to Ask "How old are you?" : 何歳 , いくつ ,年齢 , ご年 2011-08-19T08:43:38.113

12 can we omit verbs when speaking casually? 2011-07-30T14:59:52.233

11 Meaning of: イベントの前ふりをば。 2011-08-29T01:29:10.920

10 Question about usage of 「のでは」 2015-11-09T18:21:29.853

10 Should 私の be omitted? 2019-06-26T20:22:29.953

9 What does たら do at the end of a sentence? 2015-12-09T04:42:41.883

8 What does ~頂ければと思います mean? Why does such a construction happen? 2011-06-04T11:04:43.257

8 What is だって when it's at the beginning of a sentence? 2011-11-04T23:05:05.457

7 "Grammatically-correct" particle-less phrases/sayings 2012-04-19T19:44:05.947

6 Is there something omitted after だか in this sentence? 2013-09-15T09:06:25.847

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 Question about the phrase 心配いりません 2018-10-02T01:45:02.423

5 I found よう all by itself. Is there any difference in the usual meaning? 2015-12-23T22:21:04.960

5 Colloquial contraction “出しゃ[あ]” 2018-05-10T15:12:14.140

4 前 or 後 when placing an event in temporal reference to "now" 2011-08-15T15:57:32.977

4 Clarifying だから use at the end of a sentence 2011-12-20T22:08:37.550

4 Does contraction and elision affect formation of relative clauses? 2012-02-28T15:53:45.483

4 Why is 「で」 in 「三人のうちで一番...」 omissible but 「で」 in 「ここで待つ」 not? 2015-02-01T14:22:12.613

4 Is the verb necessary for this sentence to make sense? 2016-03-05T00:41:51.867

4 どの言葉がなくなったのですか Which words are missing? 2018-02-22T19:07:02.680

3 Keeping track of the speaker/subject in written conversation 2015-12-14T15:28:41.057

3 For which verb is を marking the object 2016-03-13T23:33:51.197

3 Meaning of ...ていいから and other puzzles 2016-04-18T20:01:32.223

3 Does the 「の」 can be used as 「を」? 2016-05-31T10:10:58.473

3 Meaning of "何もそこまで" 2017-05-27T13:31:57.953

3 Why can't I shorten 僕の好きな本は to 僕のは? 2017-08-22T10:23:13.337

2 in 買っては, I need some explanation for っては part 2015-07-25T17:44:05.417

2 What's the difference between って and って言ってた 2017-05-20T03:10:46.127

2 Unknown implied verb with さよならを 2017-12-12T21:57:33.050

2 what is してき in this sentence? 2018-08-21T05:24:50.807

2 心配する with implied object 2018-10-17T20:14:55.693

2 Is a sentence ending with "か……。" a question or a questionative statement? 2019-04-28T21:05:18.660

1 Question word ellipsis 2015-12-22T12:17:05.817

1 What is the meaning of 「いや、知っていて」 in this sentence? 2017-03-05T19:47:06.170

1 どうしてもね potential meaning 2018-05-15T21:03:48.813

1 Elliptical usage of を 2020-01-05T02:17:02.680

1 はね。。。at the end of a sentence 2020-02-13T15:33:34.690

0 What does the 「をな」mean in this sentence? 2017-11-07T01:45:34.703

0 Speaking in first person without saying "I" 2017-11-19T18:12:36.703

0 Two は acting as contrastive terms but not verb (apparently) 2020-02-28T15:40:20.263