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Eng > Jap Translation

Postby wakuiz » Thu 11.24.2005 1:55 pm

hi...tomorrow is my frenx birthday !
i nid u guys help.

how to spell:

sorry
happy birthday
i hate you
do you still love me?
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RE: Eng > Jap Translation

Postby mandolin » Thu 11.24.2005 2:46 pm

gomen nasai <--- informal (sometimes childish) way to say sorry
shitsurei shimashita <---- please forgive me (for my rude/bad thing)

otanjoubi omedetou gozaimasu! <-- polite happy birthday. Drop gozaimas for informal. Or just omedetou, which means congratulations.

I hate you & do you still love me - no idea... but it's wierd you want them both in the same context.. heh. You'll have to wait for someone else to answer.
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RE: Eng > Jap Translation

Postby kempokatt » Thu 11.24.2005 9:48 pm

(name) naNte daikirai! <----I HATE YOU (name)!
(name) なんて大嫌い! <------Kana/Kanji of same

I don't get the idea of "I hate you" and "Do you still love me" in the same request either...
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RE: Eng > Jap Translation

Postby GyakuGirePanda » Thu 11.24.2005 10:32 pm

Do you still love me? = あなたはまだ私を愛していますか?
I think that's right.
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RE: Eng > Jap Translation

Postby Superflat Monogram » Thu 11.24.2005 11:21 pm

GyakuGirePanda wrote:
Do you still love me? = あなたはまだ私を愛していますか?
I think that's right.


Or how about.

あなたは僕が愛していますか

It's okay, im trying an alternate way from what i've learnt. :)


(you sure learn more from your mistakes in this language:D)
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RE: Eng > Jap Translation

Postby wakuiz » Fri 11.25.2005 3:56 am

but it's wierd you want them both in the same context..


i hate you = i love you to her...that y i'm learning it. ありがとう u guy rox !:D
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RE: Eng > Jap Translation

Postby cantique » Fri 11.25.2005 6:53 am

i hate you = anata no koto daikirai
do you still love me = watashi no koto mada aishiteruno?
both sentences are informal.:)
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RE: Eng > Jap Translation

Postby Infidel » Sat 11.26.2005 12:35 am

wakuiz wrote:
hi...tomorrow is my frenx birthday !
i nid u guys help.

how to spell:


Dictionary.

Why should I make an effort to teach you spell new words when you won't make the effort to spell old words?
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RE: Eng > Jap Translation

Postby Harisenbon » Sat 11.26.2005 12:49 pm

You know, I'm all for attempts at correct grammar and spelling when writing and whatnot, but complaining about the English spelling and grammar mistakes of people who's native language is not solely english is kind of low.

Just my 2 cents.
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RE: Eng > Jap Translation

Postby Infidel » Sat 11.26.2005 9:02 pm

Those are not the errors of a person who's native language is not English. They are l33t I-only-type-when-I-IM-people mistakes.
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RE: Eng > Jap Translation

Postby Harisenbon » Sat 11.26.2005 9:40 pm

Not true. People who learn English as a foreign langauge nowadays often learn through chat and through contact with foreigners who use abbreviates like those in chat. When I first met my wife, she always wrote bcuz and u and y? Not because she thought it was grammatically correct, but because that's how people conversed with her, and was perceived as how native people converse.

Beyond that, Singaporian (if that's a word) English is renown for strange spelling and such. For example, the only place you see the word frenx is on Singaporian sites. I've never heard any Americans use that word.

And above all else: If you can't say something nice, don't say anything at all.
There's no reason to put someone else down on these forums.
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RE: Eng > Jap Translation

Postby Justin » Sat 11.26.2005 9:42 pm

ishnar wrote:
Those are not the errors of a person who's native language is not English. They are l33t I-only-type-when-I-IM-people mistakes.

...and you're 100% sure of this because? I'm all for using correct spelling and grammar like Harisenbon had said, but who are you to come down on this guy just because his native tongue isn't English and ended up making a few mistakes?

Rather than choosing the path you did, why not just correct his mistakes and tell him for future reference you'd get a better response by watching spelling and grammar? We're all here to learn man, so let's lighten up a bit and give a helping hand.
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