- 4 Jul 2016
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You are totally wrong, I'm afraid. Indeed Japanese language borrowed some vocabulary and Chinese characters from Chinese language, but they are completely different in grammar. They belong to different language families, in the first place.
Japonic languages - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sino-Tibetan languages - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
According to western linguists, Japanese are closer to Turkeys than other East Asians. Will you trust them?