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Greetings and Introductions - Chinese

How are you?

Ni hao?
Nin hao? (polite)

What is your name?

Nin gui xing?

I am _________

Wo shi _________

Glad to meet you

Jian dao ni hen gao xing

Let me introduce you to each other

Wo gei ni men jie shao yi xia

This is Mr. _________

Zhe wei shi________xian sheng

This is Ms.. _________

Zhe wei shi________xiao jie

Good morning

Zao chen hao

Good day

Wu an

Good evening

Wan shang hao

See you tomorrow

Ming tian jian

Good. Agreement

Hao

Thank you

xie xie ni (nin)

Hello (on the telephone)

Wei

Delicious. Good Taste

Hao chi

Cheers! Bottoms Up!

Ganbei

Greetings and Introductions - Japanese

Good morning

Ohayoo gozaimasu

Good afternoon

Konnichi wa

Good evening

Konban wa

Good night

Oyasumi nasai

Good bye

Sayoonara

How are you?

Ogenki desu ka?

How do you do

Hajimemashite

Pleased to meet you

Doozo yoroshiku

Thank you very much

Doomo arigatoo gozaimasu

You're welcome

Doo itashimashite

My name is__________

(Watakushi no namae wa)_______desu

No, thank you

Iie, kekko desu

I am sorry

Gomen nasai

Excuse me

Sumimasen

Do you speak English

Eigo o hanashimasu ka?

   
Greetings and Introductions - Korean

Good morning
Good afternoon, Hello

An nyong haseyo
An nyong hashim nikka (polite)

Good night

An nyonghi jumuship siyo.

How do you do?
(meeting for the first time)

Ch'oum poepget sumnida

My name is _____.

Chonun ______ imnida

How are you?

Otto shimnikka?

Hello? (on the phone)

Yoboseyo?

Good-bye.
(to person leaving)

An nyonghi kasayo.
An nyonghi kaship shiyo (polite)

Good-bye.
(to person staying)

An nyonghi kyesayo.
An nyonghi kyeshipshiyo (polite)

Do you speak English?

Yeongeorul malsum halsu isseoyo

Thank you

Kamsa hamnida

You're welcome

Chonmaneyo

I am sorry

Mian hamnida

Excuse me

Shilye hamnida

Do your best

Yol shim hi hasaeyo

I understand

Alge sumnida

I don't understand

Moruge sumnida

Congratulations

Chukha hamnida

Cheers!

Gombae

Congratulations

Chukha hamnida

Yes

Ne

No

Aniyo

What is this?

Muot imnikka?

How much is this?

Igotson olma imnikka?

What?

Mout imnikka?

Where?

Odi imnikka?

When?

Onchae imnikka?

Why?

Wai kuroshimnikka?

Who?

Nugo shimnikka?

   
 
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