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10. Fillers - ええと

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In English, we have our "ah" and "um." In Japanese, they have their "eeto." This is the sound you make when you can't think of what to say, but want to say something!

何 の 動物 が 好き です か?

  • nan no doubutsu ga suki desu ka?
  • What animal do you like?

ええと。。。 ねこ が すき。

  • eeto... neko ga suki.
  • Um... I like cats.