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Japanese translation: watashi no iu koto wakarimasuka?

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English term or phrase:Do you understand what am saying?
Japanese translation:watashi no iu koto wakarimasuka?
Entered by: Timothy Takemoto
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01:05 Jun 11, 2001
English to Japanese translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Do you understand what am saying I am learning Japanese
Do you understand what am saying I am learning Japanese
Rachel
watashi no iu koto wakarimasuka? Nihongo wo benkyou shiteimasu.
Explanation:
I have translated the above as being formed of two seperate sentences.

Do you understand what am saying.
Watashi no iu koto wakarimasuka?
私の言うことわかりますか?

I am learning Japanese.
Nihongo wo benkyou shiteimasu.
日本語を勉強しています。

Banno's answer is better if you wish to join the too sentences together to say say something more like "Don't you understand what I am saying? Even though I study Japanese?!"
Selected response from:

Timothy Takemoto
Local time: 18:26
Grading comment
OK this helped so much! I am trying to talk to a friends and I can now, in Japanese! Thank you!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naNihongo wo naratte imasu. Tsuujite masuka?cubby
nawatashi no iu koto wakarimasuka? Nihongo wo benkyou shiteimasu.
Timothy Takemoto
na私の言うことがお分かりですか? 日本語を勉強中なんですが。Tadao Banno


  

Answers


1 hr
私の言うことがお分かりですか? 日本語を勉強中なんですが。


Explanation:
There seems to be no difficulty outwardly - with a slight rising intonation before ?


Tadao Banno
Local time: 18:26
PRO pts in pair: 3

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
ProZ.com Staff: Yes. Somewhat formal.
5 hrs

Kei: nice one
18 hrs
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2 hrs
watashi no iu koto wakarimasuka? Nihongo wo benkyou shiteimasu.


Explanation:
I have translated the above as being formed of two seperate sentences.

Do you understand what am saying.
Watashi no iu koto wakarimasuka?
私の言うことわかりますか?

I am learning Japanese.
Nihongo wo benkyou shiteimasu.
日本語を勉強しています。

Banno's answer is better if you wish to join the too sentences together to say say something more like "Don't you understand what I am saying? Even though I study Japanese?!"


Timothy Takemoto
Local time: 18:26
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 121
Grading comment
OK this helped so much! I am trying to talk to a friends and I can now, in Japanese! Thank you!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
ProZ.com Staff: Good answer. (But Banno's answer is not necessarily as confrontational as Scott suggests.)
4 hrs

Mitsuko: 私の言うことわかりますか?ではなく私の言うことがわかりますか?です。
5 hrs

Kei: Grammatically OK, but doesn't sound right when spoken this way.
16 hrs
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23 hrs
Nihongo wo naratte imasu. Tsuujite masuka?


Explanation:
phonetic pronunciation of:
日本語を習っています。通じていますか?

"narau" (習う)is a verb meaning
"to learn".

"tsuujiru" (通じる)is a verb meaning
"to be understood, to be comprehended."

This is an alternate, less formal way of saying this, as compared to the first two suggestions, which are proper and correct.


cubby

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
Timothy Takemoto: better than mine and in romaji - which may have been the only reason why I beat Banno.
1 hr
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