Tag: terminology

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

22 Is there an easily accessible list of terms in the Japanese grammar written both in Japanese and English? 2011-05-31T19:00:30.583

22 Is [mathematical] 'analysis' in Japanese the same word as 'fine cuisine' in Japanese? 2016-12-13T23:00:52.470

17 Are kanji characters made up of radicals only or could they contain strokes that are not radicals? 2011-11-20T02:48:59.760

14 Japanese dictionary for mathematics/computer science jargon 2011-06-07T05:59:45.253

14 In what way is the negative form of a verb an adjective? 2012-02-21T02:28:24.653

14 What's the difference between Ichidan/Godan and Ru/U verbs classification? 2012-11-29T12:36:50.983

14 Is there a particular name for the rows and columns of the hiragana/katakana charts? 2016-07-22T12:16:08.760

13 Pronunciation of 閾値 : いきち or しきいち? 2011-06-01T02:43:27.347

13 How is 名 pronounced in computer terms? 2011-11-11T03:12:19.003

12 What do we call things that are neither kana nor kanji? 2012-05-15T07:06:45.880

12 Are numbers part of romaji? (i.e. 1, 2, 3 vs 一二三) 2012-08-31T02:56:15.127

11 How do you classify a word like "電子レンジ"? 2011-08-18T04:38:45.207

11 What to call the phenomenon where a rectangle is shown because a font is missing a glyph 2012-03-28T11:03:50.440

10 Written resources for scientific and philosophic japanese? 2011-06-19T14:52:56.820

10 What do you call brothers or sisters of the same age? 2014-07-24T15:36:41.090

10 Is 土方 a common term for a "construction worker"? 2017-05-14T22:58:55.660

10 What are the Japanese names of the columns in a Kana chart? (Vowels, K, S, T...) 2017-12-21T14:31:57.633

9 Term for multiple foreign words sharing the same loanword in Japanese? 2011-08-09T03:37:43.427

9 Does Japanese have a term equivalent to "Engrish"? 2011-08-26T03:38:11.713

9 Board / Card game expressions 2011-10-13T12:23:15.477

9 Change of kanji like 大坂 to 大阪 2012-07-23T13:09:16.710

9 Is ない an "auxiliary verb"? 2012-12-22T17:24:55.310

8 Software flashcards deck = 単語帳 or デッキ? 2011-07-20T07:56:07.407

8 Term for English heading and Japanese body 2011-08-11T14:03:45.433

8 Is there a Japanese term to express the concept of "Comfort Zone"? 2014-06-19T12:10:48.857

8 Etymology and meaning of ukemi (受け身?) as part of 合気道 2014-07-29T07:50:43.137

8 What is a grammatical terminology to describe the group of the refrain of two syllable words like pera-pera, don-don, iki-iki? 2016-01-10T22:25:01.607

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

8 What exactly is a ‘cambay’? 2017-03-01T10:22:21.140

8 What is the correct term for cash? 2017-04-17T14:39:34.303

8 Grammatically, is a 体言止めの文 a "Japanese sentence"? 2017-06-29T05:00:34.517

8 A name for common words that use uncommon kanji? 2019-03-20T02:25:01.617

8 Do Oda Nobunaga, Tokugawa Ieyasu, and Toyotomi Hideyoshi have a collective title in Japanese? 2020-01-28T06:45:53.423

7 Does "keigo" cover only the use of honorific/humble/polite elements, or does it cover the full range and choice of what to use and not use? 2011-06-15T02:24:17.110

7 Word choice for iteration and repetitive processing in computer science 2018-01-01T07:15:53.367

6 What are the Japanese terms for "character dictionary"? "漢辞海"? "漢字典"? 2011-06-14T01:50:53.990

6 What is "kanji illiteracy" (kanji yomenai) in the context of native Japanese speakers? 2012-08-06T03:16:37.337

6 Is there a name for this furigana convention 2014-01-27T04:50:08.130

6 What does the term "prenominally" mean? 2015-01-20T13:53:04.393

6 Is there a term for whether kanji or kana is used? 2016-12-05T09:54:41.550

6 Politeness vs. Formality 2017-01-15T06:07:49.333

6 Could a translation error lead to squares to not be considered as rectangles? 2018-03-21T19:10:00.917

6 Does 旧車 clearly imply "classic car" or will it simply mean "old car" to many Japanese speakers? 2019-05-15T02:46:25.697

5 Is けど a 接続詞 (conjunction) or 助詞 (particle)? 2011-08-25T07:34:34.320

5 Clarification of hard to understand Japanese Mahjong rule 2011-10-12T12:03:08.703

5 What do you call these words? 2012-06-14T06:54:32.437

5 Is there a term for using conjugating verbs such that the sentence continues with another clause? 2012-12-15T10:57:48.997

5 Is there a term that covers both wasei eigo and gairaigo? 2015-12-19T06:23:02.023

5 Is ドットマトリクス valid Japanese? 2016-09-12T13:06:09.780

5 Lexical Gap translation help! 2016-11-27T18:04:54.837

5 Why do English speaking learners of Japanese use term "volitional" to refer to 未然形+う? 2017-05-03T06:27:40.033

5 How do you tell your parents and siblings you love them? 2017-08-15T19:06:46.447

5 Is there an opposite of gairaigo, covering both kango and wago? 2018-01-27T05:05:50.543

5 Are 修飾語 in Japanese different from 'modifier' in English? 2019-02-10T06:14:45.150

4 How to call a wait pointer in Japanese? 2012-12-05T08:23:11.317

4 Japanese 濁音 dyslexia 2014-01-27T16:15:53.957

4 "Formal" Japanese and "honorific" Japanese, are completely different, right? 2014-03-03T01:56:24.253

4 What is the Japanese term for putting an arm around another's shoulder? 2015-07-28T04:12:20.873

4 What is the origin of the term "extended predicate" and are there alternative terms? 2015-09-14T23:33:32.987

4 Is there a lingustic term for okurigana omission? 2017-01-31T10:14:17.217

4 Which is correct for the bushido code, 誠 or 真? 2017-02-03T00:07:35.907

4 Speech impediment - slurred speech 2017-03-06T04:48:01.497

4 Abbreviation for jinmeiyō? 2017-03-20T12:57:18.260

4 Referring to Group of Differentiated Objects 2017-05-23T02:38:26.650

4 How would one translate 綺麗 (きれい) in this context? 2019-07-02T20:12:04.207

3 Are most counter words made up of two parts? What are those two parts called? 2012-05-21T21:09:52.767

3 Is there a term for words that share the same kana spelling? 2014-05-13T06:58:34.840

3 What word describes the concept of worldwide time zones? 2015-03-21T02:52:10.740

3 What's the best way to say "redesign" pertaining to a web page/site? 2015-04-06T23:23:43.257

3 Why are the verb groups in Japanese called "consonant-stem" and "vowel-stem"? 2015-05-17T23:43:28.140

3 Was 蒙古症 or similar words commonly used to refer to Down Syndrome? 2015-05-21T13:13:00.273

3 Japanese Term for "Cutscene"? 2015-06-15T03:22:38.640

3 What does 研がず mean in cooking? 2016-09-30T11:51:01.430

3 Japanese terms for an attribute and adverbial (part of a sentence) 2017-02-02T19:49:29.750

3 What is a typical Japanese term for "fake", like in "Fake News"? 2017-03-04T20:11:20.157

3 だ and です godan or ichidan 2019-06-28T11:55:55.350

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

2 Has the average native Japanese speaker heard of Hepburn romaji? 2015-08-12T22:20:01.090

2 What is the official word for compound syllabaries in Japanese Hiragana? 2016-05-28T17:25:06.943

2 Would it be appropriate to use 棋士 to describe players of games other than Shogi? 2016-08-18T07:41:30.350

2 Bloatware (¿ブロートウェア?), crapware (¿クラップウェア?), craplets (¿馬鹿?) in Japanese 2017-04-06T02:25:43.993

2 What does 正規品 mean? 2018-01-29T17:54:13.810

2 Popularity of ポッド as a abbreviation of ポッドキャスト 2018-03-22T21:33:51.390

2 Confused on verb conjuation U-verbs ru-verbs or godan ones? 2019-02-14T02:02:43.913

2 Meaning of 水洗式 other than flush toilet 2019-06-04T18:19:44.567

1 Etymology of grammar-related terms in Japanese 2013-09-03T07:38:43.757

1 What is the English equivalent of ストーリー総監修? 2014-11-03T05:26:16.740

1 How Are Verbs Taught to Native Japanese Speakers? 2016-09-19T03:28:48.930

1 How can I ask if an English phrase is based on some Japanese phrase? 2016-09-28T12:37:14.343

1 Difference between furigana and rubi 2016-10-12T03:49:08.737

1 What are the small kana words put above kanji called? 2016-11-26T21:31:29.693

1 How to explain 区取り位置 2017-03-29T01:54:08.643

1 Is term 神経の鈍い (insensitive) common? 2017-05-13T22:09:51.623

1 What are the most common words for "to attack"? 2017-06-24T02:27:15.603

1 What is a term for an attitude/life that eschews luxury or comfort? 2018-02-07T16:45:58.503

1 the meaning and use of the word 殺素 today 2018-08-21T13:19:18.383

1 What is the term for special words that don't use standard readings or regular modifications? 2018-10-20T02:19:00.330

1 Difference between the words kakemono and kakejiku 2019-07-15T22:04:13.970