Vocabulary Essentials

The word for hello is “Kon’nichiwa”.
The word for good bye is “Sayonara”
The word for thank you is “Arigato”.
The word for bathroom is “Basurumu”.
The Japanese word for restaurant is “Resutoran”.
The Japanese word for business card is “Meishi”.
The word for making a toast during dinner is “Kampai”.
The word used to explain that you are happy with dinner is “Gochisou-sama-deshita”.
You can say excuse me in Japanese by saying “sumimasen”.
A polite way to turn down a drink or say that you have had enough is “Kekko desu”.
The Japanese word for foreigners is “Gaijen”.
The Japanese word for good morning is “Ohayo”.
Good evening in Japanese is ”Kon ban wa”.
Good night in Japanese is “Oyasumi-nasi”.
Welcome in Japanese is “Yo-koso”.
Breakfast in Japanese is “Cho-shoku”.
Lunch in Japanese is “Chu-shoku”.
Dinner in Japanese is “Yu-shoku”.
The Japanese word for food is “Tabe-mono”.
The Japanese word for drink is “Nomi-mono”.
The Japanese word for dessert is “Dezaato”.
The Japanese word for water is “Mizu”.
The Japanese word for check is “Chekku”.
The Japanese word for hot is “Atsui”.
The Japanese word for cold weather is “Sumui”.
The Japanese word for cold temperature is “Tsumentai”.
The Japanese word for translation is “Hon-yaku”.
The word for Japanese people is “Hihon-jin”.
The way to ask if someone understands you is “Wakarimasu-ka?”
The way that you do not understand is “Wakarimasen”.
The Japanese word for train is “Densha”.
The Japanese word for toilet is “Toy-re”.