Tag: punctuation

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

32 When should either 「」 and 『』 be used? 2011-06-19T19:19:24.990

29 What does the use of a dash (instead of a character) to extend a sound mean? 2011-08-11T22:13:13.847

28 Why are points used where furigana would be normally? 2014-04-06T12:52:46.053

27 = sign in a katakana name 2015-08-23T13:38:41.770

21 What does the nakaguro (・) between these two words mean? 2012-06-13T18:00:16.740

21 What exactly is this ※ symbol, and what does it mean/how is it used? 2012-08-21T03:08:11.897

18 Use of the question mark and か 2011-06-18T00:37:48.300

17 What does it mean when multiple 々 marks follow a 、? 2019-03-13T20:09:05.893

15 Is Japanese em dash equal to Latin em dash? 2016-07-12T08:45:33.393

14 Spaces in children's books 2015-08-24T17:24:34.113

13 What do the question marks on these gas station signs mean? 2011-06-26T07:11:00.520

12 Usage of spaces in Japanese? 2015-12-29T04:20:45.890

11 Middle Dot (中黒) in Non-Japanese Names 2014-08-01T01:23:16.253

11 What does 「/\」 mean in this sentence? 2016-12-30T20:34:41.013

10 Are there means (formal rules or conventions) of use-mention distinction in Japanese writing? 2018-10-24T16:19:57.760

10 What does ▲ mean in a newspaper? 2020-01-31T14:22:54.340

8 Ellipsis Usage and Format 2014-07-31T08:20:22.637

8 What do ー, 「, and 」 mean? 2018-03-16T00:09:54.943

7 Working with parentheses (English vs Japanese) 2013-02-05T21:59:20.640

7 Can a 読点{とうてん} ("comma") join two complete sentences? 2013-05-04T13:24:48.207

7 Do you need a question mark to indicate a question in Japanese? 2015-06-04T23:26:00.540

7 What are these vertical lines called in Japanese? 2020-02-21T09:58:10.507

6 Subtitle symbol 2012-05-27T05:32:51.537

6 How do you indicate line breaks in a poem when it is written without actual line breaks? 2014-12-14T22:09:42.470

6 Are constructions like listing with 中黒 used in speech? 2016-03-31T19:31:01.760

6 Is there any Japanese language reason why Google Maps hyphenates some names and not others? 2016-08-28T08:07:42.220

6 How many syllables does くの字点 affect? 2016-11-10T21:43:39.517

6 Quotation Mark Stroke Order 2017-09-08T15:23:41.343

6 What does te form of verbs mean in these two sentences? 2018-12-18T22:33:20.000

5 What is the meaning of dots and dashes in kunyomi readings? 2016-08-24T14:27:14.313

5 Is a sentence ending with 誰だ but without か a question? 2016-10-05T11:36:12.677

5 What's the difference between English & Japanese parenthesis? 2018-02-26T23:38:48.573

4 What are these furigana (or punctuation marks)? 2011-08-20T16:55:39.573

4 What does the うち in ならないうちに mean? 2012-02-27T04:24:09.527

4 Use of a comma to separate a single word 2014-01-15T03:35:39.970

4 ダブルクォートと[鉤括弧]{かぎ・かっ・こ}の使い分けは? 2014-10-08T19:27:55.850

4 What is the purpose of the comma after the と in 異変と、その影に潜む陰謀を、彼はまだ知らない。 2015-11-29T14:33:20.670

4 What is the meaning of the dot (.) in Japanese dictionaries? 2018-02-16T06:29:41.990

4 Meaning of long horizontal bar in Japanese 2018-04-13T09:56:46.497

4 Spaces and end of sentences in まんが 2019-02-18T17:11:42.980

3 Pronunciation of interpoint when listing items 2013-09-22T17:32:05.053

3 When mixing Japanese and English, should I use Japanese parentheses? 2014-09-29T16:31:28.967

3 と followed by a comma 2015-11-17T02:48:40.017

3 Why does some manga have dots above some of the words? 2016-10-26T20:45:21.360

3 What does the hyphen in this dictionary entry mean? 2017-11-05T16:34:01.383

3 What does ー mean in this context? 2018-07-26T21:06:22.083

3 Is there a reason why the 濁点【だくてん】( ゙)are placed below the stroke at ぐ and で as opposed to the other hiragana characters? 2019-06-22T16:52:24.003

2 〜なければ、〜がきっといる。Do the tenses agree? 2012-01-31T02:39:38.073

2 How do you punctuate phone numbers in Japanese? 2014-02-27T18:10:25.313

2 What do dots next to Hiragana mean in literature? 2015-02-17T13:17:16.260

2 How can I produce Japanese quotation marks? 2015-09-07T16:38:08.707

2 Questions about multiple particles 「は」and 「を」and interpunct in this sentence 2016-06-22T09:46:05.533

2 Using parentheses (=round brackets) with equals sign 2017-04-22T06:56:32.367

2 use of noun then comma and そして 2017-06-07T11:49:20.243

2 How to represent prefixes and suffixes in a L2 context 2017-07-18T01:29:16.020

2 Do Japanese use commas or "and"? 2018-07-20T09:39:59.103

2 Interrupted Dialogue 2018-10-28T13:09:56.607

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

1 The forward slash (English vs Japanese) 2013-02-08T17:24:39.653

1 What is this dash-like punctuation mark? 2013-09-07T13:56:26.550

1 Where do sentences begin and end? 2015-09-09T01:52:12.760

1 Which is more natural? ボディー vs ボディ 2015-09-25T20:10:29.913

1 What do comma-like marks along a word mean? 2016-08-09T15:31:22.513

1 Meaning of Apostrophe in Words Translated to English 2017-12-31T17:01:43.713

1 Why do some native Japanese speakers put a comma after a particle? 2018-06-11T04:29:19.647

1 Is wrapping punctuation to a new line ok? 2018-12-05T18:24:49.577

0 What does the second of these two Japanese symbols mean? 2016-03-31T11:17:14.373

0 Is it 行 or 行く? I am unsure of which one 2018-05-22T02:51:38.160

0 Should I replace commas with と in Japanese? 2018-07-24T13:59:21.350

0 In terms of comma placement, does the following rough translation match the Japanese? 2019-04-28T04:38:46.240

0 If it's okay to remove the punctuation in a modern text format of Kojiki (古事記) 2019-10-29T07:03:57.110