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How to Ask "Where Are You From?" in Japanese

Learn how to ask "Where are you from?" in Japanese in this Howcast video with expert Kanasato.

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How to ask 'Where Are You From?' in Japanese.

Gosyusshin wa dochira desuka?

Where are you from?

Gosyusshin wa dochira desuka?

'Gosyusshin' is 'your hometown' or 'native place' and you can say: Gosyusshin wa dochira desuka?

Repeat after me.

Gosyusshin wa dochira desuka?

And you can say: 'I'm from Sendai'.

Sendai desu.

Or you can say: 'I'm from the United States.'

America desu.

Let's try that.

America desu.

And that's how you ask 'Where Are You From?' in Japanese.

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