Learn Japanese Online: Japanese Phrases for Your Online Lessons

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Here are some simple Japanese phrases when you start to learn Japanese online. By memorizing just a few Japanese phrases, you and your Japanese teacher can communicate more easily, and have a fun and productive online lesson. Don't worry if you can't read the hiragana yet—focus on the meaning of the Japanese word first, and then try to tackle some of the hiragana.
レッスンの ことば

これが わかれば レッスンは だいじょうぶ  
With these words under your belt, you are sure to enjoy our online Japanese lessons!

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「はじめましょう」の いみは なんですか。 
What does "hajimemashō" mean?
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「やすみましょう」の いみは なんですか。 
What does "yasumimashō" mean?
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「おわりましょう」の いみは なんですか。 
What does "owarimashō" mean?
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「もう いちど」の いみは なんですか。 
What does "mō ichido" mean?
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「いいです」の いみは なんですか。  
What does "iidesu" mean?
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