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by hangyo1973
Tue 05.07.2013 12:00 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: the difference among "学ぶ""習う""勉強する""学習する"
Replies: 5
Views: 3488

Re: the difference among "学ぶ""習う""勉強する""学習する"

勉強 implies concentration and effort. 試験のために勉強する 学習 is used about a specific area of study. It doesn't have a strong nuance in my opinion. 英語を学習する I think, almost all Japanese doesn't use these words in this way. 勉強 is informal 学習 is a little formal That's enough and closer to Japanese native usage.
by hangyo1973
Mon 05.06.2013 2:07 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: the difference among "学ぶ""習う""勉強する""学習する"
Replies: 5
Views: 3488

Re: the difference among "学ぶ""習う""勉強する""学習する"

習う and 勉強する are actually similar. Although 習う is commonly translated as "learn", it actually implies learning from someone in a classroom-type environment. There is an implication that you have a teacher who teaches you. 勉強する is similar in meaning, but can also mean self-study. I think 学習する refers ...
by hangyo1973
Fri 05.03.2013 7:56 am
Forum: 日本語の練習 (Practice Japanese)
Topic: Quick Queston
Replies: 3
Views: 4255

Re: Quick Queston

Hi.

I'm a native Japanese speaker (^-^;
I think Japanese R resembles English L.

When I pronounce Japanese R, I put my tongue on my upper jaw.
I think putting tongue widely, you pronounce it correctly.

Good luck !
by hangyo1973
Thu 05.02.2013 10:58 am
Forum: 日本語の練習 (Practice Japanese)
Topic: I want to learn japanese slowly
Replies: 13
Views: 8692

Re: I want to learn japanese slowly

Shiroisan wrote:

もらえますか means "would I be able to receive (from you)"
Hi. Shirosan.

もらえますか primarily means what you wrote.

"もらえますか?" is politer than "して下さい".

It resembles "Would you - ?" and "Please".
by hangyo1973
Wed 05.01.2013 12:11 pm
Forum: 日本語の練習 (Practice Japanese)
Topic: I want to learn japanese slowly
Replies: 13
Views: 8692

Re: I want to learn japanese slowly

So shimasu is really a one word verb meaning, "to do?" ありがとうございます!日本語があまり分かりませんから少しゆっくり話してください。ー What I mean here is, I can't understand japanese that much so please speak little by little and slowly. <--- is this correct? Thanks! "Shimasu" is used to mean actions with nouns. 勉強します、運転(=driving)します、...
by hangyo1973
Mon 04.29.2013 11:27 am
Forum: 日本語の練習 (Practice Japanese)
Topic: I want to learn japanese slowly
Replies: 13
Views: 8692

Re: I want to learn japanese slowly

Hi.

> 日本語を勉強します
> OR
> 日本語の勉強をします。

Both of them are correct and I feel neither of them unusual.
Strictly you can use "日本語を勉強します" in all cases.
You use "日本語の勉強をします" when you are asked "What do you study?".
That's better.