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Usage of ja as modal particle expressing a piece of information known to the responder

Some thoughts: A general prejudice against modal particles still lingers on. Before research in the 1980s showed that they serve a double function (expressing mood/attitude and focus), they were ...
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Usage of ja as modal particle expressing a piece of information known to the responder

Let me translate the larger context so I understand it better. Ich habe ihren Anhang gelesen und habe was diesen Job angeht ein paar Dinge anzumerken. Ich bin gerade etwas unschlüssig. Einerseits mag ...
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Usage of ja as modal particle expressing a piece of information known to the responder

Using "ja" in either place is fine. Omitting "ja" is fine, too. And so is your alternative sentence "Sicher, …" What exactly is your question here? You just state as fact ...
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