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04-25-19
すごい 'Sugoi' is a common Japanese word, usually written in kana alone, generally meaning 'great' or 'amazing'. すごくない means two things. (1) Not Great (2) Great, isn't it?...
04-24-19
だめ menas "No" だめだめ is used to express casually "No". だめです Damedesu is more formal. だめだ Dameda is telling your self "Impossiblle' だめだよ Damedayo is telling someone "No"...
04-23-19
しつれいします This phrase has two meaning. The literal translation is "Please forgive my bad manner." (1) I am leaving. (2) Excuse me. When you are leaving, you usually say おさきに しつれいします。 "I am leaving now ....
04-22-19
はじめまして Direct translation would be "Meet First Time". This is a greeting you use when you meet someone for the first time. "How do you dp?" "Nice to meet you." Kind of like those word....
04-21-19
頑張れ がんばれ ganbare "GANBARE" - "Hang in there." You say this to encourage someone who is working hard, such as running in a marathon or studying. Another way of saying this is "GANBATTE." がんばって がんばってくれ ...
04-20-19
いらっしゃい When you enter a restaurant, people usually say いらっしゃいませ。 It is a polite way of saying いらっしゃい。 It means welcome!!! This is different from どういたしまして dou itashimashite ... means "You are welcome."...
04-19-19
Whe someone comes home and say 「ただいま」 which we explained yesterday. You would reply by saying 「おかえりなさい」。Basically you are acknowledging someone has came back home.
04-18-19
ただいま the direct translation will be "Right Now" but this is the phrase you use when you come home to let people know you are back
04-17-19
はい === Yes いいえ === No...
04-16-19
しかたない しょうがない Shikatanai or Shoganai is an important word in Japanese. It can be translated "it can't be helped." It's often used to describe Japanese culture, thinking and values. Shikatanai or Shogan...