Japanese Basics

Please post some basic Japanese phrases to help beginners in the group.

Thanks!

Littlewing.
Feb 17, 2009

6 comments


Feb 17, 2009
Ok i'll start off even though i'm a beginner myself!

Hajimemashite = How do you do?

Douzo Yoroshiku = Pleased to meet you.
Feb 17, 2009 veganliz
Ones I got a lot of use out of....

mou ichido itte kudasai. = Please say that again.

yukkuri itte kudasai. = Please say that slowly.
Jun 28, 2009 Kinomi
Haha those two will be so useful to me! Thanks!!
Jul 1, 2009 tokyonights
Yoku wakaranai = I don't understand very well
Machigaeta = I made a mistake
Doko ni sunde imasu ka? = Where do you live?
Jul 1, 2009 zapa1928
Doko ni sunde imasu ka? = Where do you live?

If we go that far then

o cha o nomimashou ka? ~ Would you like to go for a tea/ lets have a tea, how`s that with you?
Jul 13, 2009 r1vk4
Jayimemashite
Watashiwa........des
Dozo yosorshiku onegai shimasu

My teacher said that Jayimemashite is when you met someone for first time

Watashiwa = I am........des
(you can´t said -san, -chan, -kun, etc)

Dozo yosorshiku onegai shimasu (I know it is a pleasure to serve you)

This is a presentation, if I have mistakes, you can correct it