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Japanese Vocabulary 01

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おはよう
Good morning
おはようございます
Good morning (polite)
こんにちは
Hello
こんばんは
Good evening
さようなら
Good-bye
おやすみなさい
Good night
どうもありがとうございます
Thank you very much
すみません
1. Excuse me; 2. I'm sorry for the trouble; 3. Thank you for your help
いいえ
No
いってきます
See you later, I'll be back
いってらっしゃい
Have a good day; see you when you return
ただいま
I'm back, I'm home
おかえりなさい
Welcome home
いただきます
Expression of gratitude before eating
ごちそうさまでした
Thank you for the delicious meal (after)
はじめまして
How do you do, it's nice to meet you
どうぞよろしく
Pleased to meet you; I look forward to knowing you (?); (maybe business introduction)
どうぞ
Please, kindly, by all means, allow me, help yourself
よろしく
Best regards, I'm sorry to impose myself on you, forgive me for being a bother
じゃあ
See you; ciao (informal)
また
Good-bye; later
しつれいします
Excuse me (I'm about to be rude to you)
あの
well, um...
いま
now
えいご
English (language)
ええ
yes (alt.)
がくせい
student (esp. university)
...ご
...language
こうこう
high school
ごご
afternoon, p.m.
ごぜん
morning, a.m.
...さい
...years old
...さん
...Mr., Mrs., Miss, Ms.
...じ
...o'clock
...じん
...person
せんせい
teacher, professor
せんもん
major (college), field of expertise
そう です
that's right
だいがく
college, university
でんわ
telephone
ともだち
friend
なまえ
name
なん, なに
what
にほん
Japan
...ねんせい
...pupil/student in year X
いちねんせい
first-year student, freshman
はい
yes, that's right
はん
half
ばんごう
number
りゅうがくせい
exchange or international student