Difference between particle「ni」and「e」

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なんか難しい。。。Nihon 「ni」 ikimasu and Nihon 「e」 ikimasu, both particles can be used interchangeably after the destination that you are going. However, if you want to be exact, 「ni」is used when the destination is clear and 「e」is used when destination is vague.   For example Minami e ikimasu (I go south). Conbini ni ikimasu (I go to convenience store) […]

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5W2H Using Who, when, why, what, where and how

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Dare, Itsu, Doshite, Nani, Doko, doo~ 5W2H are some of most commonly used questions in Japanese. “What” can be both “nani” and “nan” depending on what comes after it, “what” is nan when it comes before words starting with “d” and “to” When Dare, Itsu, Doshite, Nani, and Doko are used as subject, “ga” is […]