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Quote from lumsookyee on August 12, 2020, 1:30 pm

Since テニスをします is correct,

How come ピアノをします is wrong? 🙇🏻‍♀️

We use 弾く(ひく)when it comes to musical instrument. But for sports, we can use をする

「話したかったんです」の中に
なんで「かった」と「です」の間に「ん」があるの?

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Quote from ¯_(ツ)_/¯ on August 12, 2020, 7:07 pm

「話したかったんです」の中に
なんで「かった」と「です」の間に「ん」があるの?

んです is usually used in spoken Japanese to replace のです.

んです/のです is used to emphasize what you said.

ただ夏に恋をした.

Does this just mean that "I loved you only in the summer"?

Quote from DokGY on August 14, 2020, 10:49 pm

ただ夏に恋をした.

Does this just mean that "I loved you only in the summer"?

It depends.

1. I fell in love with someone in summer.

2.I fell in love with summer.

Because of the inconvenience, they gave me a discountは日本語で何と言いますか?

Quote from DokGY on August 21, 2020, 9:45 am

Because of the inconvenience, they gave me a discountは日本語で何と言いますか?

私に迷惑がかかったため、彼らは値引きしてもらった。

お教えていただけませんか。🙇🏻‍♀️

I appreciate your hardwork/effort
①ご苦労さん

②ご苦労様

What's the difference in meaning between ①and②?

Quote from lumsookyee on August 21, 2020, 3:43 pm

お教えていただけませんか。🙇🏻‍♀️

I appreciate your hardwork/effort
①ご苦労さん

②ご苦労様

What's the difference in meaning between ①and②?

2 is more formal than 1

Is 弟も合った correct or is 弟にも合った correct?  "I also met his brother"