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by deathelysium
Sat 09.03.2005 9:38 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: difference between hiranga and kanji
Replies: 19
Views: 5087

RE: difference between hiranga and kanji

appleraja wrote:
heres an off topic question too, i saw a good page on this website about number system and i lost it does anyone kno where it is?
do you mean this: http://www.thejapanesepage.com/grammar/6.htm#6?
by deathelysium
Sat 09.03.2005 9:32 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: change of sound when making a phrase
Replies: 5
Views: 1758

RE: change of sound when making a phrase

k thanks a lot, just wanted to know if there's any grammatical rule for that to help me ^.^ ;)
by deathelysium
Sat 09.03.2005 1:14 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: change of sound when making a phrase
Replies: 5
Views: 1758

RE: change of sound when making a phrase

some words they just stick together without changing the sound

how am i supposed to know when should the second character change?
by deathelysium
Sat 09.03.2005 8:48 am
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: change of sound when making a phrase
Replies: 5
Views: 1758

change of sound when making a phrase

i dunno how to describe the problem here...

it's like when

恋(koi) + 人(hito) = 恋人(koibito)

and many other more, the second word have to change sound a bit...

So is there any set rules for this?

Sorry very tired now, my english a bit off... :(
by deathelysium
Fri 09.02.2005 12:19 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: About Katakana
Replies: 5
Views: 1859

RE: About Katakana

Daichi wrote:
Sorry if it seems like Kates and I are ganging up on you, but we're only trying to help!
Muahahaha! No I'm totally okay with it.

So I guess it's gonna take me quite some time to learn the katakana-english after all :@

Thanks guys... Lol...
by deathelysium
Wed 08.31.2005 9:15 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: particle も
Replies: 6
Views: 1985

RE: particle も

ok! thanks for explaining :)
by deathelysium
Wed 08.31.2005 9:12 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: 怖くないんです
Replies: 12
Views: 3558

RE: 怖くないんです

hahax... ok... totally clear now ^.^ fantastic ;)
by deathelysium
Wed 08.31.2005 7:24 am
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: 怖くないんです
Replies: 12
Views: 3558

RE: 怖くないんです

ok... so it's plainly a softener? ok then, thanks! japanese has a lot of useless words... hahax
by deathelysium
Wed 08.31.2005 6:04 am
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: 怖くないんです
Replies: 12
Views: 3558

怖くないんです

I got question!!! This place fantastic to ask questions!!!

怖くないです

What does the ん mean here? Cant it just be "...ないです"?

keke ;)
by deathelysium
Wed 08.31.2005 5:58 am
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: particle も
Replies: 6
Views: 1985

RE: particle も

oh... ok... then, is there anyway to check dictionary for the meaning? Or do i have to gain it from experience...

PS. よりも means "more than"? how come...
by deathelysium
Wed 08.31.2005 5:29 am
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: particle も
Replies: 6
Views: 1985

RE: particle も

mmm those examples i can understand perfectly ^.^

but i am puzzled at some of this sentences:

行くかしれない

and

誰より深く 心まで溺れて (hehehehe... stole it off somewhere...)

the "も" here is used in what way?

:D
by deathelysium
Wed 08.31.2005 5:24 am
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: About Katakana
Replies: 5
Views: 1859

RE: About Katakana

mmm... i think i want to do it the other way round: forming those katakana word from english. I am quite familiar with those katakana as in i can read and pronounce them in a glance but i just cannot associate its pronunciation to english's... so maybe i'm hoping to find an easy way out... so no sho...
by deathelysium
Tue 08.30.2005 5:16 am
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: About Katakana
Replies: 5
Views: 1859

About Katakana

I am having a big headache trying to make sense of those katakana replacement of english!!!

Can anyone give me tips and advice to understand those english words in katakana like ぼいんと(point) and アイすくリム(ice-cream)?

Is there a pattern?
by deathelysium
Tue 08.30.2005 4:56 am
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: particle も
Replies: 6
Views: 1985

particle も

i am trying really hard to make sense of this particle... it means "and" or "also" right? but sometime it makes no sense in the sentence...

any one can help me to understand も?

:(:(
by deathelysium
Tue 08.30.2005 4:23 am
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: 選ばれし者
Replies: 6
Views: 2547

RE: 選ばれし者

mmm ok... so it's just another way of writing 選ばれた者, ya?