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Umm.. Here Are, Like, 10 Japanese Filler Words

So, um, have you ever, like, wanted to say something, but, uh, you didn’t really know what to say?
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Why Do We Pronounce Ha (は) as Wa (わ) in the Japanese Language?

The million-dollar question that perplexes all Japanese learners at the beginning: Why is ha (は) read as wa — which sounds exactly the same as わ? We all thought Japanese phonetics is pretty straightforward, but just when you think you’ve nailed the hiragana and katakana writing system, you come across this conundrum.  Of course, once […]
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