Katherine
Expressing indifference in Japanese How do you say expressions like "I don't care" or "Whatever" in Japanese?
Nov 8, 2012 4:03 AM
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nan demo ii...
November 8, 2012
"I don't care" like どうでもいい dou demoii And "Whatever" just なんでもいい nan demoii hope it can help you
November 8, 2012
I don't care: http://eow.alc.co.jp/search?q=I+don%27t+care&ref=sa 構(かま)わない kamawanai 気(き)にしていない kinishite inai どうでもいい doudemo ii For example, I don't care. 私(わたし)の知(し)ったことじゃない。 watashino shitta kotojya nai I don't care if he betrayed me. 私(わたし)は彼(かれ)が裏切(うらぎ)ったって構(かま)わない。watashi wa karega uragittatte kamawanai Whatever: http://eow.alc.co.jp/search?q=whatever (そんなことは)どうでもいい sonna kotowa doudemo ii、 何(なん)でもいいから nandemo iikara 知(し)るか shiruka (This is very rude.) For example, Oh well. Whatever. : あー、もうどうでもいいや。a-- mou doudemo iiya. "I'm telling the truth. Honest.---"Whatever." はいはい haihai
November 13, 2012
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