Japanese Phrases

Welcome to our seventh lesson about popular Japanese phrases. This page will include greetings, questions, emergency and survival expressions, asking for direction, language practice, introducing yourself, holiday wishes, and finally some travel phrases.

Holiday Wishes
Japanese
Pronunciation
Happy birthday
お誕生日、おめでとう御座います!
[o tanjou bi, omedetou gozai masu!] Audio
Happy new year
明けましておめでとうございます!
[ake mashi te omedetou gozai masu!] Audio
Merry Christmas
メリー・クリスマス!
[merī.kurisumasu!] Audio
Good luck
幸運を祈ります!
[kouun o inori masu!] Audio
Congratulations
おめでとうございます!
[omedetou gozai masu!] Audio

Travel Phrases
Japanese
Pronunciation
I have a reservation (hotel)
予約をしてあります。
[yoyaku o shi te ari masu] Audio
Do you have rooms available?
空いている部屋はありますか?
[ai te iru heya wa ari masu ka?] Audio
I would like a non-smoking room
禁煙室にしてください。
[kinen shitsu ni shi te kudasai] Audio
What is the charge per night?
一泊いくらですか?
[ippaku ikura desu ka?] Audio
Is this seat taken?
この席は空いていますか?
[kono seki wa ai te i masu ka?] Audio
I'm vegetarian
ベジタリアンです。
[bejitarian desu] Audio
Waiter
ウェイター
[weitā] Audio
How much is this?
幾らですか。
[ikura desu ka] Audio
This is very expensive
とても高価です。
[totemo kouka desu] Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the phrases in Japanese. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. The next lesson is below.

Japanese Numbers   Japanese Numbers

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