Tag: questions

45 What exactly is "なの" (nano)? 2011-06-03T18:06:43.047

35 Is ending question sentences with の really feminine? 2013-05-19T07:10:47.637

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

21 What does どうした mean and how does it differ from 何をした? 2012-11-05T14:14:32.303

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

19 What is the meaning of のか and how does it differ from か? 2014-09-09T12:46:39.067

16 Use of ~のか (~んですか) in questions not seeking a yes/no answer 2011-06-03T13:35:44.223

15 To not have: 持っていません or ありません? 2011-06-24T16:28:03.393

15 In what situation can I use ~かい (for interrogative question)? 2011-08-26T02:35:28.770

15 How many Kanji characters are there? 2013-04-18T07:08:37.717

14 Can だ ever be used in a question? 2011-09-08T04:54:03.627

14 What's the difference between でしょうか and ですか at the end of a question? 2013-09-30T08:32:24.443

13 Meaning of のだろう? 2013-12-31T18:33:27.333

13 どうしますか vs 何をしますか 2014-03-30T22:03:12.237

11 What's the difference between なんと and どう 2012-03-27T10:42:10.970

11 Meaning of "でも" in "食事でもどうですか?" 2015-01-29T18:04:02.767

10 Are possessive particles implied in a conversation? 2017-03-03T20:36:50.760

10 Understanding どうしたら 2017-03-06T21:28:57.130

9 Is it grammatical to have more than one "WH question" words in a sentence? 2011-09-14T09:16:00.960

9 When to use Dono or Nan? 2015-12-20T12:43:37.877

8 The difference between [noun phrase]+[?・なの?・ですか?・なんですか?] 2014-08-25T08:22:50.730

8 "Also..." interjection in Japanese; appending an additional request or afterthought 2015-05-30T12:02:27.783

8 About the coupling of ーてもらう and ーなさい 2018-10-30T06:52:48.397

8 Why is 何が used to mean “sorry for what?” instead of 何で? 2019-01-02T02:19:09.537

7 どこでも vs. どこにでも vs. どこも 2013-10-10T05:12:00.083

7 Usage of nan desu? 2014-02-21T20:45:57.710

7 Asking somebody of higher social status whether they made a mistake 2015-04-11T21:51:38.507

7 Asking a question with "da" and "datta" 2015-08-29T06:34:50.433

7 How to ask "Do you want to be ...?" question? 2015-11-20T06:11:58.190

7 The difference between 明日何をしますか and 明日どうしますか 2018-11-14T02:44:56.403

7 Meaning of 何が悲しくて 2020-01-14T20:41:40.443

6 Why is it that the っけ suffix can only be attached to a question-sentence 2011-07-12T14:32:16.723

6 What's the difference between どうして and どうやって? 2013-04-02T21:43:57.033

6 Why does どれだけ seem to mean the opposite of どれ + だけ? 2013-04-12T13:07:51.233

6 What does で mean when asked as a question? 2013-10-30T17:22:45.627

6 Interrogative for only two choices? 2014-05-22T00:57:58.383

6 Expressing a mild preference 2014-08-02T00:38:52.203

6 How to ask someone to do something for you 2015-05-11T04:10:51.577

6 Use of question particles in plain speech 2015-05-24T10:10:19.333

6 Embedded question followed by と 2015-06-26T19:11:05.447

6 パンの作り方は何ですか。 OK? 2016-10-07T22:48:37.800

6 Ending Questions with だ 2016-10-20T23:12:34.800

6 んです for asking for permission 2018-11-14T02:58:10.930

6 〜か知らない or 〜か不安だ 2019-07-17T21:05:42.163

6 The real meaning of の when asking a question 2019-08-21T20:46:12.023

5 Questions with 辞書形 and raising tone and 辞書形+の? 2013-06-21T16:50:42.937

5 chart for interrogative words 2014-05-21T06:54:44.680

5 Politely asking to stay at someone's home? お邪魔させてもらう、泊めてもらう、or 滞在させてもらう? 2014-09-01T03:16:32.403

5 When to use the particle 'ga' in questions? 2015-07-22T09:17:58.513

5 〜のです(か) in email 2016-01-09T08:09:30.727

5 Strange question/answer pattern 2016-03-29T17:49:29.730

5 Does a question using じゃないんじゃない exist? 2016-10-07T04:35:48.493

5 Understanding なにかご承知ですか 2016-11-16T23:30:26.977

5 Can a question directly modify a noun? 2017-02-20T20:52:44.527

5 Difference between どこですか and どこにいますか/どこにありますか? 2017-04-08T15:17:00.650

5 Why wa in Karaoke wa suki desu ka? 2017-07-23T21:56:37.417

5 When should an embedded question take と? 2017-08-16T21:32:03.073

5 How to ask where I can buy something 2018-01-31T15:37:06.000

5 How do I ask about books that include furigana for the kanji? 2018-02-21T14:44:03.343

5 How do I write out a multiple choice question in Japanese? 2018-05-09T02:38:56.937

5 How can I express sentences like "How long is ..." or "How old is ... " or "How convenient is ..." etc.? 2019-01-09T17:42:31.940

5 どこ and なに in subject questions 2019-03-13T01:51:11.007

5 What's the connection between a spoon (匕) and the old age (⺹)? (Kanji: 老) 2019-09-05T16:19:48.393

5 Choosing correct response to 何か質問はありませんか? (Nanika shitsumon wa arimasenka?) 2019-10-13T11:25:00.680

4 Origin of the phrase ほんや(Not 本屋) 2013-06-07T20:55:28.690

4 Meaning of trailing の in a question 2013-10-17T04:50:28.953

4 How do you say "question", and which counter should be used? 2014-01-16T19:19:42.187

4 Casually asking for a person's name, more natural than 名前は何ですか。 2014-02-10T09:20:33.327

4 Asking "have you tried X" or "have you ever Y"? 2014-05-29T07:46:40.353

4 Meaning of 光る事は光るが切れそうもない and 何だ指ぐらいこの通りだと 2015-04-13T19:22:49.337

4 "How to say this in Japanese?" 2015-05-04T06:26:04.940

4 The usage of という in questions 2015-06-07T11:50:28.560

4 Asking someone to sing a song with me 2015-07-05T00:46:52.240

4 Comparison of 4 different ways to ask something 2016-03-24T13:40:37.377

4 Can もう一つ Be Used As a Question? 2016-06-16T04:29:28.597

4 When I ask a simple question should I ask it in negative form? 2016-06-19T20:58:01.067

4 Understanding んじゃないでしょうか 2016-10-07T15:18:41.310

4 What does 「なにしてたん?」mean? 2016-10-08T20:17:06.027

4 Can なし be used in response to a binary question? 2016-10-31T14:26:36.377

4 Why is の used in this sentence? 2017-04-17T08:29:38.230

4 is there any reason why "waratteru ka naiteru noka" uses first the ka particle for the first part and no ka for the second? 2017-07-30T19:46:36.870

4 "correct" formation of questions 2017-09-28T22:00:09.747

4 Does ending a question in the negative imply a presupposition as it does in English? 2018-06-06T12:19:39.783

3 Negated questions 2012-11-07T16:02:45.210

3 Using と to mark a question 2013-03-17T20:26:37.327

3 How to say "Should we [do something]?" 2014-01-25T12:53:54.030

3 The meaning of 「気が合わない人といっしょに生活するぐらいなら、このまま独身でいたい。」 2015-04-18T07:43:36.850

3 What is the function of both of the のか's in this sentence 2015-11-22T22:56:28.477

3 A good and polite way to ask "How long have you been playing drums?" 2016-07-11T20:06:47.710

3 The meaning of を in あなたは何をしていますか? 2016-08-13T17:16:35.620

3 Why do people say 'Iru?' alone? 2016-08-16T08:16:17.690

3 What is the most commonly used way to apologize in Japanese? 2016-08-28T15:36:13.527

3 Indirect questions nested inside phrases 2016-10-31T21:50:52.073

3 Understanding 行ってどうすんだ 2017-01-30T22:08:18.837

3 Is んじゃないの rhetorical? And other conversation nuances 2017-04-22T09:46:39.547

3 Question ending with "no?" -- can I use "n da?" instead, among friends? 2017-08-21T04:06:49.490

3 どうしたの, どうした, どうしたんですか, どうしましたか? 2018-01-09T16:20:41.227

3 Combining なに with a noun 2018-01-23T15:09:02.437

3 How do I ask 'what is this place'? 2018-06-22T09:30:34.167