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Hello: Kon-nichi-wa(standard Japanese) or Maido(=My-dough) (Osaka dialect)
Good-bye: Sayonara(standard Japanese) or hona-mata(=Phone-eh-mutter)(Osaka dialect)
How are you?: Ogenki desu ka? (standard Japanese) or Mo-kari-makka or (More-cari-mocker)
Thank you: Arigato, or Arigato gozaimas (more polite)(Standard Japanese)
Please Dozo (=dough-zoh)
Do you speak English Eigo wa wakari masu ka? (politer) or Eigo, wakaru? (=eigh-go, wah-kah-roo?)
What is it? Kore(this) / Sore(it) / Are(that) ha nan desu ka? (standard Japanese) or Nanya?(=None-yeah?)(Osaka dialect / quite friendly)
What is your name Onama-e wa nan desu ka? (politer) or Namae-oshiete kudasai(=Nah-mah-eh, oh-she-yeh-teh / polite)
Where is the washroom? Otearai wa doko desu ka? or Toire wa doko desuka?(=Toy-reh, doe-ko?)
How much does it cost? Ikura desu ka? (Standard Japanese) or Nambo? (=Numb-boh?)(Osaka dialect)
If some words sound familiar that could be because they’ve been creatively absorbed into Japanese. Make yourself feel like you’re well on your way to being fluent with these additions to your vocabulary: