Communicating in Japan

Some basic Phrases in Japanese, keep in mind many people in Japan know English, and most tourist companies will have fluent english speakers there.


Nice to meet you... hajime mash'te


good morning... ohayoo (gozaimas')


good afternoon... konnichiwa


good evening... konbanwa


good night... oyasumi (nasai)


see you... jaa


goodbye... sayonara


Thank you... Arigato