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Infographic: Common Questions in Japanese Part 1

Infographic: common questions in Japanese part 1

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What’s this?
これは何ですか?
kore wa nan desu ka.

Who is it?
どなたですか?
donata desu ka.

Do you have a minute?
ちょっといいですか?
chotto ii desu ka.

Is that all?
それだけですか?
sore dake desu ka.

What does this mean?
これどういう意味ですか?
kore dou iu imi desu ka.

Am I disturbing you?
お邪魔ですか?
ojama desu ka.

Do you remember?
覚えていますか?
oboete imasu ka.


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Where’s the police box?
交番はどこですか?
kouban wa doko desu ka.

Did you have a good time?
楽しかったですか?
tanoshikatta desu ka.

How do I get there?
どうやって行くんですか?
dou yatte ikun desu ka.

What’s going on?
どうしたんですか?
dou shitan desu ka.

Really?
そうですか?/本当なのですか?
sou desu ka./hontou na no desu ka.

May I come in?
入れてもらえますか?
irete moraemasu ka.

I trust nothing is wrong?
何か不都合でも?
nani ka futsugou demo.

Where do I find a phone?
電話はどこにありますか?
denwa wa doko ni arimasu ka.

Who told you that?
どなたからお聞きになったのですか?
donata kara okiki ni natta no desu ka.

Hello? Can you hear me?
もし、もし? 聞こえますか?
moshi moshi. kikoemasu ka.

Do you know this area well?
このへんを、よくご存じなのですか?
kono hen o, yoku gozonji na no desu ka.

I see. Anything else?
なるほど、ほかに何かありますか?
naruhodo, hoka ni nanika arimasu ka.

I’m sorry?
なんですって?
nan desu tte.

May I?
よろしいですか?
yoroshii desu ka.


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