Thread: Onegaishimasu
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Old 08-06-2004, 06:20 PM   #15
Dojo: Independent
Location: Maracaibo/Zulia
Join Date: Nov 2000
Posts: 149
Re: Onegaishimasu

Pardon my ignorance ,but i've never heard this word used on an aikido dojo as implied here...

I'm curious about its pronuciation , is in form of an answer? or more like a request?

Charles Hill wrote:
Japanese kids in candy or toy shops scream " onegai, onegai, onegai" when they want mom or dad to buy something. So I guess it can be translated as "do it for me or you'll never hear the end of it."
LOL , I'll have to teach that to my niece

Quite a bit of interesting info guys , keep it coming..

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