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by Dark_Lite
Tue 04.26.2005 4:49 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: "of"
Replies: 2
Views: 1264

RE: "of"

Yeah... The question was just answered (indirectly) in the chat room...

Thanks though ^_^.
by Dark_Lite
Tue 04.26.2005 4:25 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: "of"
Replies: 2
Views: 1264

"of"

I've looked for a particle/world that would be the equivilent of our "of." The type of "of" I am talking about is when you want to say something like: Book of recipes Or in my case.. Book of Japanese :) Or I suppose just "Japanese book" will work... I think 6 years of Spanish has tainted me :) Any i...
by Dark_Lite
Mon 04.25.2005 8:40 am
Forum: Japanese General Discussion
Topic: please help me
Replies: 2
Views: 1005

RE: please help me

Happy123 wrote: i need help with pronouncing the japanese words. on this site it doesnt say how the word is prononsed so if any1 can help reply to this or pm me please. ill appreciate it.:D Your question is vague.. If you are talking about the actual pronunciation of the words, it is very simple. I...
by Dark_Lite
Sun 04.24.2005 5:51 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: On and Kun readings
Replies: 4
Views: 2077

RE: On and Kun readings

Ah, yes thanks.

So... for example:

社 means company. When being used as a noun by itself it is pronounced やしろ (<- Kun reading). When being used with other characters to form a compound word, the On reading is used... right?

I think I understand this now hehe :)
by Dark_Lite
Sat 04.23.2005 10:48 am
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: On and Kun readings
Replies: 4
Views: 2077

On and Kun readings

In the study of Kanji we of course come across these two different types of pronunciations for (almost) all of the characters. My question is this: When exactly do you use On or Kun? From studying them a bit I'm guessing that Kun readings are used for verbs and On readings are generally used for nou...