Tag: linguistics

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

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

18 Actual phonetic realization of "devoiced" vowels 2011-07-13T22:22:19.807

17 Linguistics and Japanese study 2012-03-21T12:16:11.113

14 Nouns exhibiting vowel fronting 2014-05-21T06:50:16.877

11 How should we understand the plain form when used in novels set in the past? 2014-06-29T14:57:38.717

9 Does Japanese have any infixes? 2013-08-20T14:24:27.773

8 Which verb receives a negation in a Japanese sentence? 2013-03-15T10:44:29.917

8 The genesis of pitch accent in Japanese 2015-01-12T04:13:31.807

8 Expressing difference between "fluent" and "native speaker" in Japanese 2016-04-15T03:16:22.107

7 Is there a study available on the similarities between Japanese and Turkish grammars? 2011-06-27T08:30:50.457

7 動作 as opposed to 作用 2011-09-25T17:55:57.097

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

7 Is modern day keigo borrowed from kansai-ben? Sources? 2015-07-04T16:16:20.053

6 Is there any merit to the claim that Japanese and Tamil are genetically related languages? 2014-05-21T22:18:07.700

6 Please teach me more about ハダカ格 2014-11-09T23:01:40.303

6 How do you call different methods for writing numbers (notations)? 2015-10-20T00:29:33.190

6 How many possible phonological forms could be represented by a randomly chosen single character? 2015-11-06T18:09:49.913

6 How is readability measured in Japanese? 2018-12-15T06:44:44.520

6 Are on’yomi words loanwords? 2019-05-08T14:26:07.437

5 What do we know about the phonetic distinctions between the 甲類 and 乙類 syllables in 上代特殊仮名遣い? 2014-04-14T22:44:29.873

5 How were hiragana/katakana influenced by syllabary writing systems? 2014-08-21T01:10:57.803

4 When should I use あそこで / そこで? 2012-07-22T04:59:56.467

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

4 Rules and phenomena about reading/writing words with kanji 2017-04-09T16:59:10.293

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

4 the different adverbia between 'mousugu', 'mamonaku', and sorosoro 2017-08-12T06:28:48.003

3 Can compound words like 「外食」be considered as a morpheme? 2016-03-27T22:08:58.007

3 Word lists/sources for pitch accent in Middle Japanese 2018-05-10T01:36:10.033

3 What is the term for "Past Tense Negative Form" in Japanese? 2019-09-14T09:49:24.733

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

2 Can 「食べも飲みもしない」 be rewritten as 「食べなくも飲まなくもある」? 2013-11-01T22:58:26.843

2 Comparing the "severity" of words of amount, degree, etc 2017-05-15T05:16:16.757

2 Terminology for leaving out parts of words 2018-05-24T03:08:14.287

2 How to interpret intransitives in non-past tense 2019-05-08T21:08:37.337

2 Syntactic Properties of "Bare Numerals": 「一」in「其の一」 2019-11-11T22:42:27.537

1 Are there words or phrases that are commonly mistyped by native speakers on the Internet? 2014-07-10T05:46:42.760

1 Is the particle を in をでる comparable to elative case? 2014-11-13T13:32:17.950

1 一段動詞が五段動詞に進化できますか? 2017-08-20T19:03:04.700

1 How do the Japanese ask questions about language? 2017-11-30T04:29:43.750

1 Sleeping verbs and まで vs までに 2019-03-01T23:13:24.363

0 Why are English loanwords so much more popular than Chinese ones? 2016-12-10T23:57:38.593

0 Does using 「だ」in だと思う actually serve a practical purpose? 2017-12-09T07:20:43.767