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Politeness: Sumimasen and Sorry

Sometimes there is no direct translation, and you have to figure out how close words are different in different cultures.

Politeness: Sumimasen and Sorry from TokyoKevin on Vimeo.

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Politeness: Sumimasen and Sorry, 2.4 out of 3 based on 19 ratings

21 comments to Politeness: Sumimasen and Sorry

  • Ryota Kuramoto

    Very interesting topic.

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  • Hiroto Shimada

    I think topic is interesting and explaintion is good.

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  • Chikara Mitsui

    The video is monotony a little but the topic is important for foreigners.

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  • Konsho So

    .well organiszed video
    .good contents

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  • Yuki Kato

    The explanation is simple and easy to understand.

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  • Terumasa Taka

    Very simple and easy to understand. good.

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  • Takeru Uchiyama

    The topic seems to useful for foreigners.

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  • Akishige Sato

    your video is a bit too long,but it is interesting and your topic is very nice

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  • Sakai

    The topic is interesting.
    I like this video.

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  • Ikuho Ikeda

    The topic is interesting!

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  • Daiki Nakajima

    Foreigners must be able to understand a important part of Japanese culture!

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  • Sakiko Kawano

    Because of this Japanese culture, non-Japanese can be seen as a polite person by Japanese if they say “Sumimasen” more often in Japan.

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  • Fumika Taguma

    This topic is interesting. Foreigners probably can understand easily why Japanese often say sumimasen.

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  • Tomokazu Kuwabara

    Sumimasen is one of the major culture in Japan. Foreigners will be able to understand the culture.

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  • Kento Fukui

    Sumimasen is Japanese beautiful culture.

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  • Masaya Okaguchi

    Very good VIdeo. Camera work is awesome!

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  • Yuya Suzuki

    very useful video!

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  • Masaya Yomaru

    Very good topic! I like this video!

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  • Hiroshi Hirakawa

    The content is very interesting.

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  • Kei Horiguchi

    Interesting content

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  • Ryota Tochigi

    The topic is very unique. And the explanation is simple and easy to understand. I can watch this video comfortably.

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