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Greetings is the fifth skill (assuming read left to right) in the Japanese language course. It has 3 lessons and teaches some basic greetings.

Lessons[]

Lesson 1[]

  • 学生 (gakusei) = student (がくせい)
  • 先生 (sensei) = teacher (せんせい)
  • どうも (doumo) = thanks
  • ありがとう (arigatou) = thank you (informal)
  • ありがとうございます (arigatou gozaimasu) = thank you (formal)
  • どうもありがとう (doumo arigatou) = thank you very much
  • おはようございます (ohayou gozaimasu) = good morning (formal)
  • ごめんなさい (gomennasai) = I'm sorry

Lesson 2[]

  • お願い (onegai) = please (おねがい)
  • よろしく (yoroshiku) = nice to meet you
  • よろしくお願いします (yoroshiku onegaishimasu) = nice to meet you (formal)
  • あ = ah/oh
  • どうぞ (douzo) = here you are, here you go
  • すみません (sumimasen) = excuse me, I'm sorry
  • どうもすみません(doumosumimasen) = please excuse me
  • どうもありがとうございます (doumo arigatou gozaimasu) = thank you very much (formal)

Lesson 3[]

  • では (dewa) = well then
  • じゃ (ja) = well then/so
  • おやすみなさい (oyasuminasai) = good night
  • こんばんは (konbanwa) = good evening
  • こちらこそ (kochirakoso) = likewise, to you as well
  • じゃあね (ja'ane) = bye

References[]

Duolingo Lesson: www.duolingo.com/skill/ja/Greetings

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