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Konichiwa/Ohiyogozaimus: Formal way of saying 'Hello' (afternoon and morning use respectively)

Ohiyo: Informal way of saying 'hi'

Dozoyoroshku: How are you

Hajimemashte: Pleased to meet you

Ogenki deska: How are you (speaking to a friend)

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It is customary to bow before elders in Japan, this is the most polite way to greet them, and depending on age and the person, you may even need to bow as low as you can, to avoid any kind of disrespect.

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Do what he does . If he bows, you bow . If he offers his hand , shake it.

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The way to say welcome in Japan is youkoso.

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