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Post by guitarplayer7694 » Tue 12.18.2007 4:02 pm

This is probably of of those it just doesn't things but why doesn't hiragana have spaces?

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RE: Hiragana.

Post by afroanxi » Tue 12.18.2007 4:03 pm

what do you mean by not have spaces? example?
IF you write in japanese, for example, a letter... than it is writen from the right corner downwards no spacing.
why is that so? It just is...
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RE: Hiragana.

Post by everdream » Tue 12.18.2007 4:12 pm

Hiragana doesn't need spaces, as it is sounded, unlike in english where whatever letter comes before or after can completely change the way a word is said.
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