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Welcome to part two of: How to tell you’ve been Japan too long!
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How well have you assimilated to the Japanese daily culture? Continue reading
I’m just a bill
Yes, I’m only a bill
And, I’m sitting here on
Wrong kind of bill there.
Japanese take their chopsticks seriously, very seriously.
If you are dining with Japanese people, they will most likely understand that you do not know [all of] the rules. They will probably forgive you if you commit some major faux pas. However, knowing a little about the local manners really goes a long way in making friends, winning business and just being a good guest.
While learning all the rule may be impossible for some, knowing these simple rules gets you 99% of the way to perfect politeness: