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by chikara
Thu 07.24.2014 9:36 pm
Forum: 日本語の練習 (Practice Japanese)
Topic: get to know each other Jap style
Replies: 4
Views: 6724

Re: get to know each other Jap style

While the term 'Jap' has a casual feel to it and even many young native Japanese people use it in reference to themselves, it was used as a derogatory term for the Japanese during the war, so if you wish to use it please bear that in mind. ...... It would appear that the OP hasn't read the Please r...
by chikara
Tue 01.21.2014 12:08 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from down under!
Replies: 2
Views: 3959

Re: Hello from down under!

G'day.

Welcome to the forums. :wave:
by chikara
Thu 01.16.2014 9:26 pm
Forum: General off topic
Topic: RIP Tony Bryant
Replies: 13
Views: 10094

Re: RIP Tony Bryant

I'm shocked. I haven't visited this site for months and months and something I read today made me think of Tony so I thought I'd drop by and see if he was still posting. I too am deeply saddened by Tony's passing. I never met him but counted him as a friend. I have autographed copies of a couple of ...
by chikara
Thu 01.17.2013 2:44 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello everyone,
Replies: 6
Views: 3259

Re: Hello everyone,

TJPへようこそ  :wave:
OlinkaMB wrote:..... I can speak both Czech and French, along with some other languages, such as German, Spanish, Russian...
Do you speak English also or just write it very well?

*insanely jealous*
by chikara
Thu 11.15.2012 10:23 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: こんにちわ!
Replies: 3
Views: 2135

Re: こんにちわ!

こんにちは

TJPへようこそ
by chikara
Thu 11.15.2012 10:18 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi, I'm Drocell
Replies: 1
Views: 1589

Re: Hi, I'm Drocell

TJPへようこそ :wave:
by chikara
Thu 11.15.2012 10:17 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: こんばんは
Replies: 1
Views: 1553

Re: こんばんは

TJPへようこそ :wave:
by chikara
Thu 11.15.2012 10:15 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello, I am Jacques
Replies: 1
Views: 1431

Re: Hello, I am Jacques

TJPへようこそ :wave:
by chikara
Wed 06.13.2012 7:02 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: G'day from Australia.
Replies: 5
Views: 2486

Re: G'day from Australia.

G'day Dave. :wave:
by chikara
Wed 12.07.2011 7:08 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New and looking to start Intermediate Japanese.
Replies: 2
Views: 1278

Re: New and looking to start Intermediate Japanese.

TJPへようこそ  :wave:
by chikara
Wed 12.07.2011 7:07 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi~nya :D
Replies: 1
Views: 971

Re: Hi~nya :D

TJP e youkoso :wave:
by chikara
Tue 11.29.2011 9:04 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: hello
Replies: 2
Views: 1352

Re: hello

TJPへようこそ  :wave:

がんばって
micahcowan wrote:A small note: you're missing the 小さい「つ」 ....
Also known as (AKA) sokuon.  
by chikara
Thu 11.17.2011 8:13 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello everyone
Replies: 2
Views: 1188

Re: Hello everyone

TJPへようこそ  :wave:
by chikara
Thu 11.17.2011 8:00 pm
Forum: Translation Questions or Discussion
Topic: ら、り、る、れ、ろ -- Pronouncing the R's.
Replies: 10
Views: 4218

Re: ら、り、る、れ、ろ -- Pronouncing the R's.

......I used to be confident pronouncing the R's, but now I am not entirely sure. I believe I had read someplace that the R's are about the same as they are here, except that in Japanese, you touch your tongue to the roof of your mouth to produce a slightly different sound. My question is rather th...
by chikara
Thu 11.17.2011 12:12 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: こんにちは!
Replies: 5
Views: 2310

Re: こんにちは!

エミイさん、TJPへようこそ  :wave: はじめまして!  わたしは エミイです。 だいがくの がくせえです。 いま よんえんせえです。 にほんご を べんきょうするです。 わたしは たすけ を ひつよと。 わたしは いっしょ に べんきょ するが いない。.... Not a bad effort after only 7 weeks. A few points; - You shouldn't mix politeness levels. You start off using です, not だ, but end with the plain form いない and not いませ...