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Lesson 16 - Asking For The Bill

10/25/2017
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In this episode of Short Japanese Lessons you will learn how to ask for the bill in Japanese. In the practice conversation you have just ordered and eaten a delicious meal at a restaurant. Satisfied, you want to ask for the bill: You: "Ano, sumimasen" (Well, excuse me) Waitress: "Hai" (Yes) You: "Okanjoo, onegaishimasu" (Bill please) Waitress: "Hai" (Yes) You can find the video of the lesson on Youtube: https://youtu.be/hZzotrhULyQ Or view it on our website: http://bit.ly/TJASJL16 Travel...

Duration:00:03:25

Lesson 15 - "Where Are The toilets?"

10/18/2017
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In this episode of Short Japanese Lessons you will learn the correct expression to use to ask where the toilets are in Japanese. In the practice conversation you are touring in Japan at a famous tourist spot. You want to ask where the nearest toilets are: You: "Ano, sumimasen" (Well, excuse me) You: "Toire wa doko desuka" (Where are the toilets?) Attendant: "Ah, toire wa acchi desu yo" (The toilets are over there) You can find the video version of this lesson on Youtube:...

Duration:00:03:36

Lesson 14 - "May I Take A Photo?"

10/11/2017
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In this episode of Short Japanese Lessons you will learn the correct expression in Japanese to ask if it's okay to take a photo. In the practice conversation you are touring in Japan. You want to take a photo at a famous spot, but you're not sure if you're allowed to or not. You: "Shashin, ii desuka" (May I take a photo?) Attendant: "Ii desu yo. Doozo" (It's okay, please go ahead) Or if photos are not allowed: You: "Shashin, ii desuka" (May I take a photo?) Attendant: "Sumimasen, dame desu"...

Duration:00:04:13

Lesson 13 - "May I Sit Here?"

10/4/2017
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In this episode of Short Japanese Lessons you will learn the correct expression in Japanese to use to ask whether a seat is taken. In the practice conversation you have just landed in Japan. Whilst waiting at the airport you wish to sit down but you're not sure if an empty seat is taken or not: You: "Koko, ii desuka" (May I sit here?) Traveller: "Ii desu yo, doozo" (That's fine) You can watch the video version on Youtube: https://youtu.be/4n1g7brUpNw Or view it on our website:...

Duration:00:03:36

Lesson 12 - "I don't Understand"

9/27/2017
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In this episode of Short Japanese Lessons you will learn the correct expression in Japanese to use to say that you don't understand. In the practice conversation you have boarded an airplane to Japan. While waiting in a queue for the toilet, a fellow passenger asks you a question in Japanese that you don't understand. Passenger: "Ryokoo desuka?" (Are you travelling to Japan?) You: "Sumimasen, wakarimasen" (I don't understand Japanese) You can view the lesson on Youtube:...

Duration:00:02:45

Lesson 11 - Apologising

9/20/2017
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In this episode of Short Japanese Lessons you will learn the correct expression to use to apologise in Japanese. In the practice conversation you have boarded an airplane to Japan. On the way to the toilet you accidentally step on someone's feet: You: "Sumimasen" (I am sorry) Passenger: "Iie" (No problem) You can view the lesson on Youtube: https://youtu.be/wmEzWIza_NA Or view it on our website: http://bit.ly/TJASJL11 Travel Japanese App available now for iPhone and iPad:...

Duration:00:02:42

Lesson 10 - Asking For Something

9/13/2017
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In this episode of Short Japanese Lessons you will learn the correct expression to use asking for something in Japanese. In the practice conversation you have boarded an airplane to Japan. Having got the flight attendant's attention, you wish to ask for something to drink: You: "Coffee, onegaishimasu" (Coffee please) Flight Attendant: "Hai" (Yes) You can view the video version of this lesson on Youtube: https://youtu.be/AUeZckduRzM Or view it on our website: http://bit.ly/TJASJL10 Travel...

Duration:00:03:03

Lesson 9 - Getting Someone's Attention

9/6/2017
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In this episode of Short Japanese Lessons you will learn the correct expression to use to get someone's attention in Japanese. In the practice conversation you have boarded an airplane to Japan and wish to get the flight attendant's attention: You: "Ano, sumimasen" (Well, excuse me) Flight Attendant: "Hai" (Yes) The video version of the lesson is on Youtube: https://youtu.be/DzW_OKSYrUc Or view it on our website: http://bit.ly/TJASJL09 Travel Japanese App available now for iPhone and iPad:...

Duration:00:03:02

Lesson 8 - Saying "Goodnight"

8/30/2017
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In this episode of Short Japanese Lessons you will learn how to say goodnight in Japanese. In the practice conversation you are leaving your Japanese neighbour's house and want to say goodnight: You: "Ja mata" (See you then) Neighbour: "Oyasuminasai" (Goodnight) You: "Oyasuminasai" (Goodnight) You can view the video of the lesson on Youtube: https://youtu.be/6DxqNJR8GkA Or view it on our website: http://bit.ly/TJASJL08 Travel Japanese App available now for iPhone and iPad:...

Duration:00:02:47

Lesson 7 - Leaving Someone's House

8/23/2017
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In this episode of Short Japanese Lessons you will learn the correct expression to use when leaving someone's home. In the practice conversation you are about to leave your Japanese neighbour's house: You: "Ojamashimashita" (I am humbly leaving) Neighbour: "Iie" (No, you didn't disturb us) View the lesson on Youtube: https://youtu.be/_p53vL1vbIY Or view it on our website: http://bit.ly/TJASJL07 Travel Japanese App now on iPhone and iPad: http://bit.ly/traveljapaneseapp

Duration:00:03:05

Lesson 6 - Saying Something's Tasty

8/16/2017
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In this episode of Short Japanese Lessons you will learn the correct way in Japanese to say something is tasty. In the practice conversation your Japanese neighbour has invited you to a party at her house. You find the food tasty and want to express this to your host: You: "Oishii desu ne" (It's tasty) Neighbour: "Arigatoogozaimasu" (Thank you) You can find the video on Yotube: https://youtu.be/eV8F7ENBv20 Or view it on our website: http://bit.ly/TJASJL06 Travel Japanese App out now for...

Duration:00:02:54

Lesson 5 - Passing Someone A Gift

8/9/2017
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In this episode of Short Japanese Lessons you will learn the correct Japanese expression to use when passing someone an object. In the practice conversation your Japanese neighbour has invited you to a party at her house. You have entered her home and wish to pass her a gift: You: "Kore, doozo" (This is for you) Neighbour: "Arigatoogozaimasu" (Thank you) You can find the video on Youtube: https://youtu.be/iUotLb1HrpY Or view it on our website: http://bit.ly/TJASJL05 Travel Japanese App out...

Duration:00:03:40

Lesson 4 - Entering Someone's House

8/2/2017
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In this episode of Short Japanese Lessons you will learn the correct Japanese expression to use when entering someone's home: In the practice conversation your Japanese neighbour has invited you to a party at her house. You: "Konbanwa" (Good evening) Neighbour: "Konbanwa, doozo" (Good evening, please...) You: "Ojamashimasu" (I will humbly come in) You can find the video on Youtube: https://youtu.be/86910fSTI3o Or view it on our website: http://bit.ly/TJASJL04 Travel Japanese App out now for...

Duration:00:03:53

Lesson 3 - Saying "Good Evening"

7/26/2017
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In this episode of Short Japanese Lessons, you will learn to say "Good Evening" in Japanese. In the practice conversation you are out for a walk in the evening when you meet your Japanese neighbour: You: "Konbanwa" (Good evening") Neighbour: "Konbanwa" (Good evening") You can also watch the lesson on Youtube: https://youtu.be/KDAynoKEriU Or view it on our website: http://bit.ly/TJASJL03 Travel Japanese App out now for iPhone and iPad: http://bit.ly/traveljapaneseapp

Duration:00:01:51

Lesson 2 - Saying "Good Morning"

7/19/2017
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In this episode of Short Japanese Lessons, you will learn how to say "Good Morning" in Japanese. In the practice conversation, you are out for a walk in the morning when you meet your Japanese neighbour: You: "Ohayoogozaimasu" ("Good Morning") Neighbour: "Ohayoogozaimasu" ("Good Morning") You can also watch the lesson on Youtube: https://youtu.be/lUEBYl6sfSM Or view it on our website: http://bit.ly/TJASJL02 Travel Japanese App out now for iPhone and iPad: http://bit.ly/traveljapaneseapp

Duration:00:02:29

Lesson 1 - Saying "Hello"

7/13/2017
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In this episode of Short Japanese Lessons you will learn how to say "Hello" in Japanese. In the practice conversation you are out for a walk when you meet your Japanese neighbour: You: "Konnichiwa" (Hello) Neighbour: "Konnichiwa" (Hello) You can watch the lesson on Youtube: https://youtu.be/-FaktiLJ1mA Or view it on our website: http://bit.ly/TJASJL01 Travel Japanese App out now for iPhone and iPad: http://bit.ly/traveljapaneseapp

Duration:00:02:50