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Sit, boy!

Post by tanuki » Mon 03.27.2006 12:56 pm

Hello, all!

I have a quick question:

In Inuyasha, what does Kagome say to Inuyasha in order for him to "sit"? I don't understand what she says... Please give the answer with kanji.

Thanks a lot in advance! Bye!
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RE: Sit, boy!

Post by richvh » Mon 03.27.2006 1:03 pm

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Post by Karioannah » Mon 03.27.2006 4:00 pm

As far as I know, it's 'Sit boy', right?
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Post by Kates » Mon 03.27.2006 7:56 pm

"Suwaru" means 'to sit' in Japanese. "Osuwari kudasai" would be a polite request, asking someone to have a seat. When shortened to simply "osuwari" it can be a command. I'm just assuming that it is a command Japanese use to make their dogs sit. (Can't say for sure, I've never trained a Japanese dog! ^_^ )

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Post by kanadajin » Mon 03.27.2006 8:10 pm

Polite yes.. but in Inu-Yasha I don't think shes being polite when she says it :D

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RE: Sit, boy!

Post by tanuki » Mon 03.27.2006 8:49 pm

Cool! Thanks a lot, guys!
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