Learn Japanese Word Origins 3 - Don't forget to say this before eating!





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Published on Aug 23, 2009


Did you ever wonder where Japanese words came from? Word origins are not only an interesting way to see how language developed, but it is also great for remembering vocabulary. In this series, we will show you the origins of some common words and phrases in the Japanese language.

Do you know what you should say before eating in Japan? Do you know why? In lesson three, you will learn what you are supposed to say before eating and where this phrase came from.

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