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Japanese Beginner Phrases Podcast 10

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Beginning Japanese Conversational Phrases #10: Languages & People

Today's podcast will look at how to say nationalities and languages

In many cases to say the word for a country's language and people is simply to add 'go' and 'jin' respectively after the country's name.

Of course this doesn't always work since not every country is named after its language.

Let's look at the United States or America. In Japanese this is

アメリカ amerika

Can you guess how to say an American person?