"Who is it?"

Translation:どなたですか?

June 14, 2017

11 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/sara-aubrey

What is the difference between だれ and どなた?

June 17, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Matias721237

どなた is more formal

June 20, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JanDenofra

Is '誰ですか' accepted?

June 14, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/stevrn4

That was my immediate thought too

June 17, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JaviFontal

何方ですか?

November 22, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Mystiques-wish

Super formal, like "Who may you be?" Kinda formal

August 5, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Akira386

It's how you would answer the door or ask who is on the phone. An alternative question is 「どちら様(さま)ですか。」 At least, that's how I was raised.

September 16, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/V2Blast

Yep, I think that'd be even more polite than どなたですか.

October 18, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Boringjorn

タグ! あなたはそれです!

September 7, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/IsolaCiao

"It" in Japanese is おに (oni).

February 12, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BenJammin234988

Is it a friend of mine? Is it my brother? Somebody hurt my soul. I can't take this stuff no more!!!

March 14, 2019
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