10 Facts about Japan - LANGUAGE

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10 Facts about Japan - LANGUAGE

  1. 1. 10 Facts about JAPAN The Japanese are very interesting people. Their unique culture has developed in relative isolation due to the mountainous and island-based nature of the country. As the Summer Olympics from 2020 will take place in Tokyo, thousands of people are expected to travel to Japan. If you're one of them, or if you just want to visit this country some day, here are a few things that you should know about the Japanese.
  2. 2. 10 Facts about JAPAN
  3. 3. 1. th Japanese is the 9 most common language in the world.
  4. 4. 2. Japanese is spoken by about 125 million primarily in Japan, speakers, where it is national language. the
  5. 5. 3. CHINA Japanese is also spoken as a second language by the Chinese and the Korean people who lived under Japanese occupation in the last century. North Korea South Korea
  6. 6. 4. There are > 100 dialects of the Japanese language
  7. 7. 5. Some of these dialects (the Ryukyuan languages) could be considered a separate language
  8. 8. 6. However, Standard Japanese is well understood throughout Japan.
  9. 9. 7. Japanese has a fully developed system of honorific language to show varying Its use is levels of respect. mandatory in many social situations.
  10. 10. 8. Women are more likely to use polite forms of address in spoken Japanese than men.
  11. 11. 9. Japanese the speakers comprise 3rd-largest language group on the Internet.
  12. 12. 10. Almost of 10% all Internet users are estimated to be Japanese.
  13. 13. 10 Facts about JAPAN Powered by: Japanese translation services

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