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February 15, 2006



Thanks for this explanation - it makes sense now! The idea that it's a reflection of the Japanese group-oriented mindset makes sense too. =D


That was great news. Could you post the JGram link you were talking about in the article?

Many thanks!


That's a quote from Kate Elwood not me, so I don't have the link.


And how d'ya say "For crying out loud?" ;)


great analysis, i have been working in japan, learning the language and hear this all the time around me but people are finding hard to translate it to english explicitly. Now i know why




yahari = 'also' on a basic level, no?

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