Tag: verbs

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

94 How should I choose between [知]{し}る and わかる? 2011-06-30T17:40:01.210

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

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

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

39 What does -komu (~込む) at the end of a word mean? 2011-05-31T20:01:17.110

38 Does -ou / -you / -mashou conjugation have a negative form? 2011-06-03T10:09:28.470

35 ひらく / とじる vs. あける / しめる 2012-08-08T17:33:59.327

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

25 If Vて+いる isn't a gerund, then what is it? 2011-06-20T12:54:58.327

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

24 How to differentiate ~られる conjugation between passive form and potential form? 2011-06-06T03:29:55.743

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

23 Passive-transitive-verb vs. Intransitive-verb (他動詞の受け身 vs. 自動詞) 2011-06-01T14:58:33.837

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

23 Why is 知りません the negative form of 知っています? 2012-06-03T01:17:31.107

22 What is the difference between 見える【みえる】/聞こえる【きこえる】 and 見られる【みられる】/聞ける【きける】? 2012-04-25T22:46:41.490

22 Why are the verb classes called ichidan and godan? 2014-09-06T20:54:37.910

20 Differences in usage between する and やる 2014-04-11T04:02:20.160

19 The verbs of learning: 勉強する, 習う and 学ぶ 2011-07-04T11:10:40.283

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

18 Volitional + と + Verb 2012-12-05T01:32:03.513

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 Five different verbs meaning "to close" with the same kanji (閉) 2016-03-03T18:21:04.093

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

18 Should I use the formal form (~ます) on the buttons of an app? 2016-10-27T08:00:53.890

17 Plain verbs that end with ぬ other than 死ぬ 2011-08-03T08:37:18.670

17 What's the difference between 思う and 考える? 2013-01-08T14:58:39.110

17 住んでいたい and 住みたい 2014-06-12T15:30:13.137

17 Conjunctive form (e.g. 書き) vs Conj + mono (e.g. 書き物) 2016-02-19T18:21:41.560

16 Am I coming or going? 戻ってくる vs 戻っていく 2011-06-15T10:48:34.943

16 Would the plain form of a verb usually be translated as future tense? 2011-06-20T16:39:40.567

16 How do I know when to read the kanji 抱 as 「だ・く」, and when to read it as 「いだ・く」, or even 「うだ・く」? 2011-07-12T08:23:27.567

16 General applicability of the ~ませ conjugation 2011-07-21T07:47:01.343

16 Does the volitional form of a verb mean both "let's" and "I want to"? 2011-10-13T06:01:13.683

16 How many verb endings to express "do this (please)"? 2012-02-28T04:06:00.740

16 When to use 聴く vs 聞く vs 訊く? 2013-03-13T14:25:41.420

16 Why isn't ある's negative form あらない? 2013-08-27T04:27:15.033

16 Is it bad practice to use "することができる" as opposed to just "できる"? 2015-12-01T03:09:38.750

15 What is the difference in nuance and usage of the two kanji forms for なおす (naosu), 直す and 治す? 2011-05-31T21:05:18.160

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

15 Dissecting つく verbs 2011-07-20T06:06:03.557

15 What are the valid potential forms of special "suru" verbs? 2012-03-27T03:22:44.500

15 When are 止める, 停める and 留める read as とめる, やめる or とどめる? 2012-08-23T01:40:08.747

15 How to distinguish between passive and potential forms of the verb? 2012-08-27T14:03:58.710

15 ~て vs ~てから for sequencing activities 2014-09-09T19:49:44.960

15 です after some verbs 2016-06-15T18:23:05.053

14 歩{ある}く vs 歩{あゆ}む 2011-08-13T22:33:00.697

14 What is the difference between ~すぎ and ~すぎる? 2012-04-27T18:53:58.933

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

14 How do 自他 triplets of related verbs work? 2013-09-16T04:24:06.437

14 て versus combining-form for joining clauses 2015-04-15T17:28:28.060

14 What does volitional form + っと mean? 2015-08-31T06:25:38.617

13 What is the difference between these four forms of "to do"? 2011-06-01T13:54:40.827

13 About -eru and -aru verb pairs that are not transitive/intransitive counterpart of each other 2011-06-04T17:40:06.947

13 Verb volitional form (動詞の意志形) - usage 2011-11-02T19:33:46.147

13 Are 終{お}わる and 済{す}ませる synonyms? 2012-03-19T04:11:52.590

13 Usage of doubled non-past tense "た" 2012-04-28T01:48:43.327

13 How did the verb 掛ける come to have many meanings? 2012-05-06T18:13:58.703

13 What's the difference between 触る and 触れる? 2013-01-14T21:37:18.687

13 Can ~たり~たり end with verbs other than する? 2013-11-26T09:13:15.303

13 When to use 〜す verbs or their する verb counterparts 2014-04-17T01:48:14.437

13 ~ておく or ~とく for preparation (conjugation and nuance) 2014-08-07T19:08:24.567

13 "Irregular" 命令形 of some verbs 2014-10-16T20:20:40.290

13 Verb for "adjusting" glasses? 2017-08-03T00:17:57.737

12 What is the difference between 交ざる / 混ざる {まざる} and 交じる / 混じる {まじる}? 2011-06-07T06:43:16.247

12 When/why did 電話する replace 電話をかける? 2011-06-08T01:33:54.947

12 自~/他~ペア:逆の形 -- Transitive/Intransitive pairs: opposite forms 2011-06-18T15:45:49.443

12 How does one use the "[V ます stem] に [Vタ]" pattern (as in 待ちに待った)? 2011-07-11T13:54:21.533

12 can we omit verbs when speaking casually? 2011-07-30T14:59:52.233

12 When is 終わる used as a transitive verb? 2012-03-19T23:14:59.357

12 Do viruses あります or います? 2012-04-01T10:14:14.507

12 Rare/Obsolete verb forms 2012-05-14T02:58:25.953

12 なり as an archaic 'to be'? 2012-07-07T12:12:07.167

12 What conjugation/form is the ませ (for example: いらっしゃいませ)? 2012-07-08T00:07:15.310

12 Is 感じる {かんじる} transitive or intransitive? Which particle to use? 2012-10-30T13:36:03.927

12 semantic difference between two keigo verbal forms : に なる(ni naru) and なさる(nasaru)? 2014-01-22T21:07:02.687

12 Usage (correctness) of だと after verbs 2014-03-26T09:45:22.553

12 Iterative / repetitive る evolving from classical 連体形【れんたいけい】 2014-05-19T17:45:12.040

12 Do all verbs have an honorific and humble form? 2017-11-11T02:02:47.673

12 「です」, what is it really? Is my analysis correct? 2018-11-05T06:04:49.630

11 Which verbs have 辞書形 (dictionary forms) that look like ~ます conjugations? 2011-06-02T10:52:15.363

11 What is the nuance when は directly follows a verb in plain form? 2011-08-31T20:30:05.880

11 The difference between 超{こ}える, 越{こ}える and 過{す}ぎる 2011-10-14T12:15:33.850

11 What's the difference between these two transitive verb forms? 2012-04-03T01:46:01.600

11 Are there more irregular verbs like 行く? 2012-11-26T01:20:57.070

11 Meaning of せい conjugation of する? 2013-01-12T18:49:04.957

11 How to parse ~なくたって? 2014-11-19T21:30:36.073

11 ある or 持つ, what's the difference? 2015-02-18T18:59:47.093

11 Using 嫌い and 嫌う 2015-11-04T22:37:29.243

11 Is た形 required when using 自動詞 as an adjective? 2015-11-22T09:16:28.937

11 Why is answer A (遊べるために) wrong in this question? 2016-11-24T21:18:50.560

11 What are some examples of three-mora atamadaka verbs besides 帰る? 2019-10-21T08:09:01.790

10 How should I use 始める (はじめる) and 始まる (はじまる) as a suffix to intransitive verbs? 2011-06-18T00:33:41.997

10 Verb classifications by japanese learners 2011-06-20T01:33:16.160

10 What form is 恐るる? 2011-08-05T22:00:45.093

10 Are there verbs that are neither intransitive nor transitive? 2011-08-14T02:38:50.903

10 Usage and meaning of [passive verb]-てみれば 2011-08-18T05:56:59.317