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Japanese in Japan


Telling Time

In Japan, punctuality is a virtue that is valued highly. One should arrive for meetings and appointments no later than the designated time, if not a few minutes early.There are clocks in all public places in Japan, however, it is always perfectly acceptable to ask a passerby for the correct time.

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  • "What time is it?"

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  • "8:00 a.m."

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  • "8:00 p.m."

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  • "3:15 p.m."

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  • "11:30 a.m."

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  • "7:45p.m."

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