anibee's Guide to Nifty Japanese Words 101! (Vol. 22)
When speaking a language on a daily basis, one is bound to end up using certain words and phrases repeatedly. Whether out of convenience, speed, or sheer habit, we often come up with ways to condense and compact certain words down.
Japanese has its own fair share of such condensed words, often used in more casual situations amongst friends or familiar company. Here are a few of them:
Sou desu ne
Nan desu ka?
"What is it?"
"This is difficult!"
Makete shimai mashita
Plenty more of these condensed words and phrases exist!