Japanese: Sentence Ender Particles
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- ね : marker for shared information/feelings, asking for confirmation, assumes the listener knows, seeks harmony
- よ : marker for shared information/feelings, assumes the listener does not know
- よね : presents information to the listener and asks for confirmation
- な : marker for a remark addressed to oneself, more self-assertive than ね
- かな : question addressed to yourself, “I wonder”