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by PsychoSP
Thu 03.29.2007 6:18 pm
Forum: Anime and Manga Discussions
Topic: So what did Azuma do before Azumanga?
Replies: 40
Views: 9218

RE: So what did Azuma do before Azumanga?

kawaiicat wrote: :)stop talking about me! what did I ever do to u?! :( :) no, but please help me understand what I did wrong? Nothing. But there were some strong correlations between you and another poster who was annoying, abusive, and prone to multiply. Some of these correlations are: * Colored t...
by PsychoSP
Thu 03.29.2007 5:11 pm
Forum: Japanese General Discussion
Topic: Translation in romaji
Replies: 21
Views: 2612

RE: Translation in romaji

Wow. I hope this doesn't affect TJP's image.

@shiazuwani_NS: Experience, some of it from the past 30 seconds, tells me that you shouldn't rely on strangers to help you with something like this. Find someone you trust.
by PsychoSP
Wed 03.28.2007 3:25 pm
Forum: Japanese Movies and Music
Topic: Cheap cd stores with Japanese music?
Replies: 11
Views: 4199

RE: Cheap cd stores with Japanese music?

richvh wrote:
keatonatron wrote:
Unfortunately, there are no Book Offs outside Japan. :|
Not true.
Fascinating! But there are still no Book Offs in the Rockies. :(
by PsychoSP
Tue 03.27.2007 5:41 pm
Forum: Translation Questions or Discussion
Topic: 助け
Replies: 7
Views: 1234

RE: 助け

tanuki wrote:
grandcanuck wrote:
First post here and I'm a total noob when it comes to Japanese so bare with me.
I don't bare with strangers. ;)
Especially not on a family-friendly site!
by PsychoSP
Tue 03.27.2007 5:40 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: te morau , te itadaku
Replies: 7
Views: 3385

RE: te morau , te itadaku

tanuki wrote:
Does "we had him do it" mean the same as "we made him do it"?
The former is a little more subtle. It implies volition on "our" part, but not necessarily compulsion.
by PsychoSP
Tue 03.27.2007 4:46 pm
Forum: Translation Questions or Discussion
Topic: 助け
Replies: 7
Views: 1234

RE: 助け

Or に, as in
Kamikaze Kaito Jeanne said:
強気に本気! 無敵に素敵! 元気に勇気!!!
by PsychoSP
Tue 03.27.2007 4:41 pm
Forum: General off topic
Topic: Pretty Intense Japanese Lesson
Replies: 52
Views: 11164

RE: Pretty Intense Japanese Lesson

Infidel wrote:
I kept waiting for something intense, but she just sat there talking.
I was thinking the same thing.

It must be a gimmick.
by PsychoSP
Tue 03.27.2007 4:32 pm
Forum: Translation Questions or Discussion
Topic: Newbie Question - Why use Kanji?
Replies: 102
Views: 13766

RE: Newbie Question - Why use Kanji?

Me too! I thought that was the purpose of online forums.
by PsychoSP
Tue 03.27.2007 3:38 pm
Forum: Japanese Movies and Music
Topic: Jun Matsumoto
Replies: 29
Views: 22766

RE: Jun Matsumoto

No, but my friend IMDb does.
by PsychoSP
Tue 03.27.2007 1:29 pm
Forum: Culture and Info about living in Japan
Topic: *かわいい弁当*
Replies: 16
Views: 3100

RE: *かわいい弁当*

The octopus hot dogs are a bento staple. Classic.

Here's an articleabout artistic bentos.
by PsychoSP
Tue 03.27.2007 1:04 pm
Forum: Culture and Info about living in Japan
Topic: Text messaging in Japan - confusion?
Replies: 9
Views: 2339

RE: Text messaging in Japan - confusion?

... and most people my age have never heard of Betamax.
by PsychoSP
Tue 03.27.2007 12:19 pm
Forum: Translation Questions or Discussion
Topic: Newbie Question - Why use Kanji?
Replies: 102
Views: 13766

RE: Newbie Question - Why use Kanji?

People who communicate primarily with sounds relate to sound first, meaning second. I'll buy that.

I find it harder to believe that sound association is primary for the deaf.
by PsychoSP
Tue 03.27.2007 12:08 pm
Forum: Culture and Info about living in Japan
Topic: Text messaging in Japan - confusion?
Replies: 9
Views: 2339

RE: Text messaging in Japan - confusion?

... is just one example. I don't think nonconformity is among Japan's biggest problems.
by PsychoSP
Tue 03.27.2007 12:05 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: 外人?
Replies: 71
Views: 16580

RE: 外人?

If the context of the old thread is essential to the meaning of the new post, it's kind of like trying to add to a verbal discussion weeks later. "OK guys, I wanna tell you something. You remember that thing we were talking about last year? No? Well, then I'll just recap everything we said. It will ...
by PsychoSP
Tue 03.27.2007 10:00 am
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: のとおり
Replies: 2
Views: 675

RE: のとおり

そのとおり。