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is it "ha' or"wa" ?

when i'm saying こんにちは,why it's written as は although we say わ "wa".

For learning: Japanese
Base language: Japanese
Category: Language


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    It's because in this case it's technically being used as a particle. Literally 'こんにちは' translates to 'This day' but it's used as 'hello'. All subjects are marked by はbut pronounced "wa". Just keep in mind if you see はafter the subject of the sentence it will be pronounced as "wa".

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