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Hayashi: Tanaka-san, kochira wa Sumisu-san desu.
Hayashi: Mr. Tanaka, this is Mr. Smith.
Sumisu: Hajimemashite. Sumisu desu. Dozo youroshiku.
Smith: How do you do. My name's Smith. I'm very glad to meet you.
Tanaka: Hajimemashite. Tokyo Denki no Tanaka desu. Dozo yoroshiku.
Tanaka: How do you do. I'm Tanaka from Tokyo Electric. I'm very glad to meet you.
Hayashi: Sumisu-san wa ABC no bengoshi desu.
Hayashi: Mr. Smith is ABC's lawyer.
Hayashi
a surname
Tanaka-san
a surname with honorific
-san
Mr., Mrs., Ms., Miss (suffix)
kochira
this one (implies this person)
wa
as for (topic marker, particle)
Sumisu
Smith
desu
is
hajimemashite
How do you do.
watashi
I
dozo yoroshiku
lit. Please favor me.
Tokyo Denki
Tokyo Electric (company name)
no
='s(possessive particle)
EBISHI
ABC (company name)
bengoshi
lawyer
Amerika Taishikan
American Embassy
Amerika
America
taishikan
embassy
Amerika-jin
an American
-jin
person (suffix)
anata
you
ka
=?(question marker, particle)
hai
yes, certainly
Nihon-jin
a Japanese
Nihon
Japan
iie
no
hisho
secretary
Chugoku-jin
a Chinese
Chugoku
China
Doitsu-jin
a German
Doitsu
Germany
gakusei
student
kaishain
company employee
donata
who
Nihon Ginko
Bank of Japan
ginko
bank
Sumisu: Tanaka-san desu ka.
Smith: Are you Mr. Tanaka?
Tanaka: Hai, Tanaka desu.
Tanaka: Yes, I am.
Sumisu: Tanaka-san wa gakusei desu ka.
Smith: Are you a student.
Tanaka: Iie, gakusei dewa arimasen. Kaishain desu.
Tanaka: No, I'm not a student. I'm a company employee.
Hayashi: Goshokai shimasu. Kochira wa Yamada-san desu. Sumisu-san no hisho desu. Kochira wa Tanaka-san desu.
Hayashi: Let me introduce you. This is Miss Yamada. She is Mr. Smith's secretary. This is Mr. Tanaka.
Yamada: Hajimemashite. Yamada desu. Dozo yoroshiku.
Yamada: How do you do. My name's Yamada. I'm very glad to meet you.
Tanaka: Hajimemashite. Tanaka desu. Dozo yoroshiku.
Tanaka: How do you do. My name's Tanaka. I'm very glad to meet you.
go-shokai shimasu
Let me introduce you.
Yamada
a surname
Moichido
one more time
Kaite Kudasai
write down please.
Mite Kudasai
Look up please.
Yonde Kudasai
Speak please.
Daijyobu?
Are you okay?
Akete Kudasai
Open book
Hai
Yes