Tag: grammar

172 What's the difference between wa (は) and ga (が)? 2011-05-31T19:13:38.343

126 What is the こと in sentences such as あなたのことが好きだ? 2011-07-21T13:02:35.843

120 Differences among -たら、なら、-んだったら、-えば, etc 2011-06-02T05:12:11.927

109 What is the difference between the nominalizers こと and の? 2011-06-21T20:06:08.470

78 What is the difference between "に" and "には"? 2011-06-14T06:19:27.017

69 でも (demo) versus けど (kedo) to mean "but" 2011-08-18T17:06:37.257

68 Difference between -ていく and -てくる 2011-06-06T14:16:35.030

66 When is Vている the continuation of action and when is it the continuation of state? 2011-09-13T08:11:55.543

63 When going somewhere, is there any difference between e (へ) and ni (に)? 2011-05-31T21:46:23.797

60 Why does Japanese have two kinds of adjectives? (-i adjectives and -na adjectives) 2011-06-13T06:07:23.047

58 ことができる versus V~える form 2011-08-17T03:49:12.670

53 The difference between が and を with the potential form of a verb 2011-06-05T03:59:20.480

51 What is the difference between 〜となる and 〜になる? 2011-05-31T23:21:40.987

46 i-adjectives used as na-adjectives: is there a difference? (e.g. 大きい versus 大きな) 2011-07-11T09:21:22.497

43 What's the difference between なぜ、どうして and なんで when meaning 'why'? 2011-08-16T15:01:35.247

42 What is the meaning of 「読むには読んだ」? 2016-06-01T23:33:44.940

36 Usage of なんて and なんか as emphasis 2011-06-02T13:12:59.707

36 Usage of commas in Japanese sentences 2011-11-23T05:31:15.920

33 Contrasting っぽい、らしい、みたい 2011-08-02T14:47:44.780

31 Why is it 日本語がわかります instead of 日本語をわかります? 2011-08-07T14:24:23.683

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

30 Difference between にかんして and について? 2011-06-10T09:53:44.443

30 Why is the topic marker often used in negative statements (ではない, ~とは思わない)? 2011-06-14T03:52:31.030

30 The reason for using 何も+negative, but 何でも+positive 2011-06-27T16:20:24.103

30 The differences between ~がたい、〜にくい、〜づらい 2011-09-25T06:14:20.413

30 Difference between ために and ように 2013-07-30T22:22:48.027

30 Japanese Buts: でも, しかし, ただ, ただし, ところが, が, けど, けれど, けれども 2013-12-07T17:04:03.060

29 The difference between くらい and ほど in hyperbole 2011-08-02T15:03:53.377

27 What are the differences between 〜ので and 〜から? 2011-06-02T12:23:15.230

27 When to use 欲しがる instead of 欲しい 2011-08-08T06:34:31.033

27 What´s the difference between による, により and によって? 2011-11-05T05:20:16.177

26 What is the usage of 〜げ and how does it differ from 〜そう or 〜っぽい? 2011-06-21T09:43:38.067

26 "太ってる猫" vs "太った猫" 2011-10-03T19:19:15.993

26 What is the difference between "verb+て+みる" and "verb+(よ)う+とする"? 2014-10-10T22:20:57.413

25 Usage of ~じゃん (~じゃない) 2011-06-24T17:36:28.523

25 So-called の-adjectives - how does の *really* work? 2011-08-20T22:37:18.910

25 だって (datte) meaning 2012-04-27T09:12:48.537

25 Adjectives functioning both as イ- and ナ-adjective 2012-09-02T02:06:09.067

24 What exactly is a "taru adjective" 2011-06-13T07:02:39.533

24 Can we optionally include (or exclude) an を particle in between the noun of the する-verb and the する itself? 2011-06-26T16:44:42.930

24 the different usages of つもり? 2011-07-09T08:44:28.863

24 Reading (and usage) of 他: when is it 【た】, when is it 【ほか】? 2011-08-25T05:29:45.073

24 ないで vs なくて: combining phrases with negative verbs 2012-06-20T12:45:16.917

24 Positioning of quantities (using counters) 2012-10-18T01:12:20.917

23 What is the difference between その and あの? 2011-06-07T09:37:56.340

23 Is Japanese really an agglutinative language? 2011-06-25T10:35:24.367

23 <adv> versus <adv>+と versus <adv>+に 2011-07-13T22:09:41.017

23 When is it okay to use あります with a living subject? 2011-07-13T23:19:36.387

23 How do I express sentences like: He is dying? 2011-10-30T01:42:24.180

23 Two を in a single sentence - how to understand it? 2014-06-03T23:41:20.780

22 Confusion about "Seemingly not ~" 2011-07-02T18:09:24.993

22 what is the difference between ごとに and おきに? 2013-02-11T16:19:57.497

22 The meanings of ものだ 2017-02-01T12:44:20.223

21 Questions with ~か or without: how to choose? 2011-05-31T20:42:34.860

21 Why does そう in 「美味しいそう」 not mean "seem" the way I think it should? 2011-07-17T05:41:16.797

21 Particle に to enumerate things? 2013-06-20T11:54:10.543

21 What is the meaning of りゃ in this phrase? 2013-08-11T00:19:08.943

21 Usage of ~を好き outside of embedded clauses 2015-07-29T05:46:23.470

21 I think that she thinks that I think she is dumb 2017-06-14T12:17:25.927

20 「~たじゃない」 expression in spoken Japanese 2011-06-03T00:34:29.803

20 When did you last...? 2011-06-13T14:35:15.003

20 what's the difference between ところで and ちなみに ? 2011-06-23T11:24:40.627

20 How does ほど work in the 〜すれば〜するほど construction? 2011-06-26T04:18:07.250

20 Are there cases when two or more particles will occur next to each other without intervening lexical words? 2011-06-27T03:44:33.970

20 "slightly/somewhat" の 「~[目]{め}」: Usage and limitations 2011-07-18T18:22:47.427

20 Does Vて+いる always mean an action already completed? 2011-09-24T03:45:12.557

20 What is the difference between "〜がる" and "〜がっている" 2011-09-24T14:26:19.477

20 What's the difference between 「いけない」 and 「いかない」? 2011-11-21T00:32:46.633

20 When does a suru-noun require し in front of a purposive-に? 2012-03-29T00:58:08.890

20 Difference between そうです、 ようです and らしいです. 2014-06-06T15:08:04.917

20 I don't understand what のも means in this sentence 2014-10-22T02:03:52.853

20 Usage of plain i-adjectives or た form (悪かったv悪い、良かったvいい etc) 2015-01-18T15:20:38.420

19 What are the fundamental differences between the ~と一緒に and the ~とともに fragments? 2011-06-01T07:42:28.153

19 In what situations can you use ぞ as a sentence ender 2011-06-05T07:21:24.920

19 What's the difference between 少{すこ}し (sukoshi) and 小{ちい}さい (chiisai)? 2011-07-18T04:35:11.963

19 What is the proper use of だろう, is it "masculine", and how is it different from と思 【おも】う? 2011-07-19T05:05:14.230

19 What are the various ways to express 'or' and when are they appropriate? 2011-09-23T13:10:03.660

19 Difference Between べんきょう する and べんきょうを する 2011-12-15T12:33:40.627

19 What is the te-form of 問う? 2012-05-31T15:28:19.637

19 What is 〜からです and when is it used? How does it differ from 〜ですから and 〜んです? 2012-09-23T22:52:47.427

19 Can someone explain the logic of the grammar "とは限らない" 2012-10-26T17:58:48.573

19 What's the difference between くる and やってくる? 2013-01-14T21:12:36.277

19 Passive form - The exact difference between を and が 2013-01-22T19:02:36.800

19 I am struggling with the sometimes conflicting uses of 先 2014-05-18T10:38:31.117

19 私は猫が好き and 猫は私が好き 2014-07-17T21:20:39.683

19 What does 「学校が学校」, 「年が年」and such mean exactly? 2017-01-19T07:10:36.503

18 Can 「XければXほどY」 clause pattern be shortened to 「XほどY」? 2011-06-01T05:15:58.687

18 correctness of い adjective + です 2011-07-10T08:00:25.143

18 のだから vs のだ (んだから vs んだ) 2011-07-12T05:32:57.403

18 Can't に always replace へ? 2011-07-24T16:47:05.820

18 When the agent takes を in the causative form 2011-11-01T02:51:00.133

18 How to say 'X, let alone Y' in Japanese? 2012-04-07T13:19:52.127

18 Habitual aspect 2013-05-20T19:36:51.183

18 What are the general principles of using verbs to modify nouns (e.g. 焦げるトースト/焦げたトースト)? 2013-05-27T05:52:02.687

18 ち suffix I've never heard of before 2014-04-29T19:52:46.850

18 What form is あり? 2016-06-15T12:54:21.753

17 What are other language equivalents to Japanese particles? 2011-05-31T19:00:05.860

17 The difference between からすると、から見ると、から言うと? 2011-07-14T05:17:20.580

17 ねば in 食べねば; relation between ねば and なければ 2011-09-08T03:26:16.860