nuances

  1. What is the meaning of のか and how does it differ from か?
  2. Do 山人 and 仙人 have the same meaning of they mean different things?

  3. Using な and の interchangeably?

  4. Does using 「だ」in だと思う actually serve a practical purpose?
  5. Terms for Royalty

  6. Different nuances between four constructions meaning "whether or not"

  7. Are 変 and おかしい interchangable?

  8. Expressing hope for other people to do/be/have something

  9. Nuances of: ふっと、ふと、ひょっこり、 どっと、 さっさ、不意に、唐突、突然、急に and いきなり。

  10. Can 共に be used as a substitute for 一緒?

  11. 経つvs過ごす/過ぎる Tatsu vs Sugiru/sugosu?

  12. Can you use 洗うwhile talking about a specific part you are washing while showering?
  13. What does 稀な公募 mean?
  14. 詰まり vs 即ち? Tsumari vs Sunawachi?

  15. は or が in the example "朝起きるとき、鳥 ( ) いつも歌います"?

  16. 悟る vs 気づく vs 分かる Satoru vs Kizuku vs Wakaru

  17. 装着 vs 着装? Souchaku vs Chakusou

  18. 「は」vs 「が」 in subordinate clauses
  19. To Underestimate: Nameru vs Anadoru 舐める vs 侮る

  20. Does てもらう imply that a service has been requested?
  21. Meaning of "だけに"

  22. Difference between 連用形+さえ and テ形+さえ
  23. Is there any difference between 処刑 and 死刑?
  24. What is the difference between 一旦~ and ~が最後?
  25. Difference between ことから and から
  26. What's the difference between all these words for "foundation/basis"?

  27. What does の mean in 形のない花?

  28. Regarding classification: 分類、類別、部類、etc

  29. Changing of diphthongs at the end of words to え in exclamations
  30. is よう sometimes used exactly like the american greeting/interjection "yo!"?

  31. Why do people romanize 新聞 as "Shimbun"?

  32. Differences between 性能試験 and 強化試験

  33. Why would one change from using polite form (です/ます) to using the plain form in the middle of a conversation (and change back later)?

  34. Can おまかせ be used to mean "random" in things like video games?

  35. おおい / すくない+[noun]は あまりつかいません

  36. What is the difference between 特殊 and 特別?

  37. 美しい - Uncommon in everyday conversation when describing people?

  38. 日本語でもいいです vs 日本語もいいです
  39. Meaning of 変なテンション

  40. What is the difference between "verb+て+みる" and "verb+(よ)う+とする"?
  41. Why would someone write "為" , "貴方" and "又" rather than use ため、あなた、また?
  42. Does 多分 carry a degree of certainty equal to or greater than 50%?
  43. Difference in Nuance: 嬉しい vs. 喜ぶ , 幸せ vs. 幸い vs. 幸福

  44. What does 一色 mean in this context?
  45. 連れ添う and 結婚-Is there a difference in nuance
  46. Does ご無沙汰 imply guilt for not staying in touch?
  47. What is the difference between 憧れる{あこがれる} and 焦がれる{こがれる}?

  48. Does 発作 imply involuntary muscle movement?

  49. でありません(でない) vs ではありません(ではない) vs でもありません(でもない)

  50. Non-standard katakana (エナジー vs. エネルギー)
  51. Does position of comma hints use of と

  52. Nuanced meaning of 実際、いまこうやって目の前にするまでは
  53. What is the nuance of the expression "二足の草鞋を履く"

  54. What is the difference between [利用]{りよう}, [活用]{かつよう}, [使用]{しよう} and [用]{もち}いる?

  55. Which is correct? Understanding the term マシ

  56. The nuance of "やってやる"

  57. The usage of かな and かしら
  58. What does adding 思う to 申し訳ない do?
  59. Is there a difference between sabita (錆びた) and sabitsuita (錆びついた)?

  60. Another four words meaning "feeling", what are their differences?

  61. いいじゃない。vs いいのがない。

  62. かどうか after a negated predicate

  63. Difference between 獣{しし} and 野獣{やじゅう} (beast)
  64. 泣いていた vs. 泣きしていた

  65. Better to say my 人柄 is 保守的 or 引っ込み思案?

  66. Is there any difference among 思, 考 and 侖?
  67. What nuances do the も…ば…も structure carry?

  68. What are the differences between すぐ、もうすぐ、すぐに?

  69. Usage of 付き合う in context
  70. Difference between ものだ and というものだ
  71. 「さよ(う)なら」 revisited

  72. nuances of the verb 連れる ending in くれた vs もらった
  73. Difference between 夫 and 主人?
  74. Can 魔力 in certain contexts mean "magical forces"?

  75. When can "AのB" be digested down to "AB"?

  76. The meaning of やっと
  77. What does 結ばれ mean in this bible verse?

  78. Different between 力強い with 強力

  79. Meaning behind adding 'め' after someone's name?

  80. Will he be a great hunter when he returns, or could he become one but not come back as one?
  81. Can 象徴 also be translated as "indication" or "omen"?

  82. How do you say things like "The ________ Principle" in Japanese?
  83. What is the difference between ~してる and ~している?

  84. What is the difference between 鋼{はがね} and 鋼鉄{こうてつ} (two ways to say "steel")?
  85. What are the nuances between [死亡]{し・ぼう} and [死去]{し・きょ}?
  86. What is the better 表現 of meeting someone unplanned / by chance?

  87. Can みせ(店)be translated to something other than "shop"
  88. いつここに来ましたか vs ここに来ていつですか

  89. Expressing that something was not bad nor good, it was ok
  90. Hail [雹]{ひょう} -vs-[ 霰]{あられ}

  91. Childish or childlike?
  92. 「ら」 in 「平たいら」meaning

  93. Difference between そうです、 ようです and らしいです.

  94. Is this irony here?
  95. 協力する particle usage

  96. Meaning of last "te" of saki ni itte te (先に行ってて)
  97. What is the difference between ~気もする and ~気がする?
  98. Are relative clauses used differently in Japanese?

  99. words for snail

  100. Nuance between いっとき and いちじ as a pronunciation of 一時