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          から  カレー  ください  
I want to eat spicy food, so give me curry please.
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そば  ビール  ください  
Soba and a beer please!
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   ください  
Can I have some water, please?

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あなたはいの。 をください。
You're too hasty. Please give me more time.
12 years ago (2) (2)
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ANoun
ください
Basic Examples:
ペンください (please give me a pen)

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Years Studied: 9
Studying:
Level: 5, : 227
Hey- perhaps for the newbies starting out, you may want to add that you can request multiple nouns using と, like in this sentence:
のリンゴとのオレンジをください。
Of course that type of thing should be relatively obvious, but you never know. It could come in handy. :P
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13 years ago
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Site admin
Level: 62, : 5,642
Thanks; I'll definitely add that when I write a more extensive description for this page (of course, if you feel like writing one [see pages like ‾たい or ‾ながら for good examples], I'll be happy to check it and put it up.
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13 years ago
Years Studied: 1
Studying: JLPT 4
Level: 1, : 24
Can I use this to ask for something abstract like time? I made a sentence about it. Please check it to see what I mean.
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12 years ago
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Years Studied: 3
Studying: N1
Level: 1, : 377
The example sentence is: おをください But I heard (a few times from different people) if you want water you should say おひや and not みず.
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10 years ago
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Years Studied: since 2000
Studying: のため、だから
Level: 679, : 4,786
either one is acceptable, although おや is more polite
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10 years ago
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Years Studied: Too many
Studying: N4
Level: 1, : 119
When would I say おをください and when would I say instead おいします?
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3 years ago
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Site admin
Level: 62, : 5,642
Hmm - I would not say the second at all. おいします typically follows a request for an action by the other party (among a thousand other things). When you are requesting a *thing*, ください is just fine :).
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3 years ago
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Years Studied: Too many
Studying: N4
Level: 1, : 119
To clarify, where I have heard おいします used in practice is often at a restaurant, where people are asking for XXX 寿いします。Could this be a local variation thing?
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3 years ago
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Site admin
Level: 62, : 5,642
I cannot say for 100% - this is just off of personal experience. So please just take it as a single data point.
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3 years ago



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