"Nice to meet you, I'm John."

Translation:はじめまして、ジョンといいます。

June 1, 2017

2 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/SupakuZe

Wasn't といいます for "my name is" or "I am called" so "I'm John" should be "John desu"?

June 1, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Mathso2

Both would be fine. In English, when you say you are <name> it is usually implied that that what you are called, so translating it to といいます is not a problem.

June 1, 2017
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