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Japanese in Japan


The Post Office

In Japan, the function of the post office is to handle letters and packages, and to sell stamps. Conveniently located, the post office has operating hours of about 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.. Mail boxes on the street are generally red and can be found everywhere.

Videos

  • "Buying Stamps"
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  • "Savings Accounts at the Post Office"
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Audio

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  • "I want to mail a letter to the United States."

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  • "I want to mail a package by airmail."

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  • "stamps"

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