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  1. hirashin posted a new thread.

    I had a bad tooth drawn out.

    Dear native English speakers, which would be used? (a1) I had a bad tooth pulled out. (a2) I got a bad tooth pulled out. (b1) I had a...

    Forum: 英語勉強フォーラム - Learning English

    Nov 19, 2017 at 19:18
  2. hirashin posted a new thread.

    This is a car made in Japan.

    Dear native English speakers, would all sentences make sense and be used? (a) This is a car made in Japan. (b) This is a car that is...

    Forum: 英語勉強フォーラム - Learning English

    Nov 19, 2017 at 19:08
  3. hirashin replied to the thread The water of the sea was warm enough for them to swim..

    Thank you for the further help, Julimaruchan. Do you mean (e) and (f) are fine? I knew that you can say "a good place to live/stay/go"...

    Nov 19, 2017 at 19:04
  4. Majestic liked nahadef's post in the thread def in Japan: a comic diary.

    The book is printed, a lovely 92 page book. The Japanese has been edited by a native speaker and tweaked and rewritten as needed....

    Nov 19, 2017 at 16:01
  5. Majestic rated Seito's post Agree in the thread Taking Japanese out to dinner.

    Thanks everyone for your input. It was my proposal to have dinner together. They only vaguely hinted they didn't know where to go in...

    Nov 19, 2017 at 15:52
  6. Toritoribe replied to the thread Anyone knows what this means in romanji and english?.

    "Hey, do you have a boy friend?" in wrong Japanese.

    Nov 19, 2017 at 11:38
  7. Toritoribe replied to the thread Help translating a passage from a textbook.

    It has nothing to do with casualness/politeness. が is used in all situations. The main function is "to introduce the main clause"; why...

    Nov 19, 2017 at 09:29
  8. Zentron replied to the thread My hobby!!.

    HURRAY... something changed :emoji_laughing: OK, now for something not She-Ra related, but another, for the first time a good while,...

    Nov 19, 2017 at 08:21
  9. Toritoribe rated joadbres's post Thank you in the thread Help translating a passage from a textbook.

    Be very careful with what you ask for, as your request can seem rude, especially as @Toritoribe went way out of his way to search for...

    Nov 19, 2017 at 08:16
  10. Toritoribe replied to the thread Help translating a passage from a textbook.

    Oh, sorry for picking up too complicated examples. I just chose those examples from the thread I replied, as joadbres-san explained. 1)...

    Nov 19, 2017 at 08:11
  11. thomas liked nahadef's post in the thread def in Japan: a comic diary.

    The book is printed, a lovely 92 page book. The Japanese has been edited by a native speaker and tweaked and rewritten as needed....

    Nov 19, 2017 at 06:46
  12. hirashin replied to the thread The water of the sea was warm enough for them to swim..

    Thank you for the help, Takichan, WonkoThe Sane, and Julimaruchan. I'm surprised. I didn't know that both "swim" and "swim in" are all...

    Nov 19, 2017 at 03:23
  13. Seito replied to the thread Taking Japanese out to dinner.

    Thanks everyone for your input. It was my proposal to have dinner together. They only vaguely hinted they didn't know where to go in...

    Nov 19, 2017 at 01:32
  14. nahadef replied to the thread def in Japan: a comic diary.

    The book is printed, a lovely 92 page book. The Japanese has been edited by a native speaker and tweaked and rewritten as needed....

    Nov 19, 2017 at 01:30
  15. nahadef posted a new blog entry.

    Getting Ready For Tokyo

    This Thursday, Nov. 23, is the Kaigai Manga Festa, and Nov. 25 is Comic Art Tokyo. Both events...

    Blog: Square Japan

    Nov 19, 2017 at 01:23
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