Rimokon doko ni oitakke?

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RE: Rimokon doko ni oitakke?

Post by ebo123 » Tue 11.01.2005 7:18 pm

you would put "tsu" in front of the Ke to lengthen the k sound.
hopw that makes sense.:p
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Post by Harisenbon » Tue 11.01.2005 7:49 pm

it would be おいたっけ.
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RE: Rimokon doko ni oitakke?

Post by zengargoyle » Tue 11.01.2005 7:53 pm

you need a small tsu, not a big one... small: 「おいたっけ」 (oitakke) big: 「おいたつけ」 (oitatsuke)

question: just what does that word mean?

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RE: Rimokon doko ni oitakke?

Post by ebo123 » Tue 11.01.2005 9:05 pm

exactly, I just couldn't explain it.
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RE: Rimokon doko ni oitakke?

Post by AJBryant » Wed 11.02.2005 12:23 am

question: just what does that word mean?


Simple past + "kke" is a sort of "asking yourself" question; it has a certain, "now, (where/what/who) was it that (verbed) again?" quality to it.

"Rimokon doko ni oitakke?" is, essentially, "Now, where did I put that remote control?"

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