Honorifics play a huge role in the Japanese language. They define underlying power dynamics and help the speaker express deference to the listener without being explicit.
It is the one area of the language where it is as essential to understand the culture as is it to understand the grammar and syntax.
Three groups: honorific, humble, polite
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Initially, his language learning seemed like such a small step, but the journey he began was incredibly life-changing.
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Every year, November 23 is a national holiday, “勤労感謝の日 Kinro kansha no Hi : Thanksgiving Day for Labors”. When I
There are a number of words commonly used in Japan that have very similar meanings. Among them, one that is