Tag: gemination

41 How did "little tsu" become a lengthener? 2011-06-07T22:34:44.623

35 What does the little っ (tsu) signify when at the end of a word? 2011-06-24T01:30:45.877

9 Are there many words that have the same pronunciation ambiguity as Nihon/Nippon? 2011-10-18T11:30:06.257

9 Repeating the vowel sound of the mora that precedes gemination in songs 2011-10-23T13:22:27.327

9 How do you geminate ら-line sounds? 2013-09-20T23:38:31.273

9 Why was つ originally used to mark consonant gemination? When was that? 2016-09-19T08:44:43.853

6 In compound words what is it called when two Ks assimilate into a っ? 2016-04-22T19:32:30.817

5 Decimal points and sound change of counters 2015-08-24T05:58:36.427

5 Adverb followed by って 2015-11-03T21:34:25.267

5 Bridging tsu ("つ") when joining two kanji 2018-09-27T19:16:13.423

4 In だったっけ, why is the second "っ"(tsu) used when it can't be connected to "け"(ke)? 2014-12-23T14:45:43.117

4 What does "fūtsu" mean? 2015-10-07T17:23:16.807

4 What is the correct way to romanize ッジ? 2016-03-02T13:08:47.547

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

4 っ(sokuon) usage 2019-10-14T06:31:01.320

3 Do native speakers learn consonant and vowel length easily, or is it difficult? 2019-12-05T02:12:44.583

2 Why is saki in japanese written as さつき? there's other times I've seen the tsu in words without being pronounced. Why is this? 2014-01-07T00:41:28.650

2 Grammar analysis of "ぽくって" 2017-09-25T11:03:36.917

2 Why is gemination limited to voiceless obstruents? 2019-04-20T17:32:51.923

1 Why is やっぱり (yappari) spelled the way it is? 2015-07-11T01:16:04.810

1 Is っ used with all consonants or only some of them? 2016-05-29T14:01:50.863

1 Long vowel followed by っ 2016-07-31T11:51:09.377

1 What is the middle character in Todd (Katakana) 2019-09-19T00:28:40.937

0 Regarding ようか and the role of か in it 2017-09-25T14:14:16.620

0 Is 'うつさい' equivalent to 'うるさい' in this context? Why? 2018-02-23T07:23:11.230

0 Problem with sentence ぶった!この子ぶった! 2019-03-06T19:39:58.033

0 Writing conventions / pronounciations for words with っ 2019-05-25T14:57:09.890