First steps towards carrying on a Japanese conversation
Lesson 1Pleased to See You
I'm a student.
Lesson 2What is It?
This is a mobile phone.
That is a hospital.
May I see it?
Lesson 3Where is It?
Where do you live?
Where is Tokyo Department Store?
The bank is next to the station.
Lesson 4What time?
Excuse me. What time is it now?
What time do Japanese banks open?
What time will the meeting start?
Lesson 5Go and Return
Where are you going for the weekend?
How do you go there?
what time do you get back home?
Topic 1At the restaurant
May I have (a cup of) coffee, please.
Do you have iced tea?
Is there a table available for five people?
Haneda Airport, please.
Telling a taxi driver a destination
Giving a taxi driver instructions
Topic 3Inviting friends and colleagues to events
Inviting someone to have lunch or dinner together
Inviting someone to see a movie together
Topic 4Making an appointment
Booking a restaurant, making a hairdressing appointment etc.
Making the next appointment at the dentist
Topic 5Expressions used for telephone conversation
Making a call
Answering a call
Leaving a message
Handy Japanese Phrases
|See you tomorrow.|
|2.||Osoku natte suimasen.|
|I'm sorry to be late.|
|3.||Dochirasama desu ka?|
|Who is it? / Can I have your name please? (used for a phone or at a door)|
|4.||Kono tegami o yakushite kuremasen ka?|
|Can you translate this letter?|
|5.||Kono densha wa Yokohama ni ikimasu ka?|
|Does this train go to Yokohama?|