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まいった Maitta
04-10-19
まいった Maita means "You win". In Kendo and other martial arts, if you say まいった ... opponent wins. You also use it like "You win" in conversation. If you say 「まいった まいった」... this tells people you give up....
コンビニ Konbini...
04-09-19
コンビニ ... Konbini It's how Japanese call "convenience store". 7 Eleven Family Market Lawson...
ごめん Gomen
04-08-19
When you are sorry ... You say "Gomen". It is a very casual form ... To be more polite you say ごめんなさい "Gomen Nsai" To be even more formal, You say 申し訳ありません。"Moushiwake Arimasen"...
すみません Sumimasen
04-07-19
すみません is a word you use like "Execuse Me" in English. If you bump into someone accidentally, you say 「すみません」 You can also use the sword to get attention of people when you want ask something. 「すみません ト...
桜 さくら Sakura
04-06-19
Sakura represents Japan and Japanese spirit more than any other thing. So treat this tree (flower) very nice when you are in Japan.
好き  すき  Suki
04-05-19
Suki means "Like" You can simply say あなた好き ... Anata (You) Suki (like) ... I like you. たまご好き ... Tamago (Egg) Suki (like) ... I Like egg(s). The opposite of Suki is Kirai 嫌い きらい わたし嫌い ... Watashi (i) ...
ありがとう Arigatō
04-04-19
This is what you say when you say thank you to someone.
いただきます Itadaki ...
04-03-19
When you start eating in Japan, you say "いただきます" to show your appreciation. And when you are done eating, you say "ごちそうさまでした" Gochisou Sama Deshita. Or thank you for a delicious meal.
いってきます Itte Kim...
04-02-19
This is what you say wha you are leaving where you are. When you leave home, you say "Ite Kimasu" People who hear that usually say "Itte Rassyai" いてらっしゃい...