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Is this correct?

I wanted to know what 'How's your day' and I found this so is this correct?: あなたの一日はどうですか

March 8, 2019

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「 あなたの一日はどうですか」 would be a literal translation. Of course it is grammatically correct and enough acceptable, but rarely used in daily conversation.

An idiomatic translation would be just「今日はどうですか」 or something else. When someone asks a question to another person, the second-person pronoun is often omitted in Japanese, for euphemistic expression and courtesy. Namely, 「今日はどうですか」 is more common than 「あなたは今日はどうですか」.

March 9, 2019
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