1 Reply ・ Started by Berkana at 2019-08-04 09:18:27 UTC ・ Last reply by Amaury at 2019-08-04 12:13:51 UTC This is a discussion about 所では Is the terminal は in 所では pronounced 'ha' or as 'wa'? It is not clear when I see terminal は whether it is pronounced 'ha' or 'wa'. Some terms have terminal は that are pronounced as 'wa', such as 今日は (こんにちは). I learned from somewhere else that this is because they used to be part of larger expressions, where the term ending in は was a topic expression. Is 所では one of those expressions? Amaury at 2019-08-04 12:13:51 UTC It's pronounced [どころでわ] For example この所では、病院があります。 There is an hospital at this place. Have a great day 😁😁 Log in to reply.