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nande <name> ha konnani yasasiino

English translation: Why are you being so nice?

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04:44 Feb 24, 2002
Japanese to English translations [Non-PRO]
Japanese term or phrase: nande <name> ha konnani yasasiino
Said in a letter, unsure on context.
Jaron
English translation:Why are you being so nice?
Explanation:
This assumes that <name> is your name...

Nande why
konna ni (so, this)
yasashii (nice, sweet)
no (question indicator)

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Mike Sickler
Local time: 14:45
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4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +6Why are you being so nice?Mike Sickler


  

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12 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +6
Why are you being so nice?


Explanation:
This assumes that <name> is your name...

Nande why
konna ni (so, this)
yasashii (nice, sweet)
no (question indicator)



Mike Sickler
Local time: 14:45
PRO pts in pair: 17

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  LEXICON KK
11 mins

agree  J_R_Tuladhar
3 hrs

agree  Hemant Jogalekar
12 hrs

agree  Manish Vadehra
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agree  Timothy Takemoto: What happened to the photo? I saw someone on TV that looks just like you at the closing ceremony of the winter olympics.
1 day20 hrs
  -> Huh? Do you have me confused with the "other" Mike?

agree  Soonthon LUPKITARO(Ph.D.): yes
37 days
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