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Japanese hiragana 'ha' makes 'wa' sound?

February 25, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/MariyanaVo

Hi! Yes, when it is used as a topic-marking particle, as in わたし は(wa) がくせいです。"I (<- topic) am a student."

February 25, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Seattle_scott

Yes, it has two pronunciations, as mentioned above. Its pure form is “ha” and as a participle in a sentence it’s pronounced “wa”.

February 25, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Woof.

Yes.

February 25, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/.Chibi.Hani.
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February 25, 2018
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