How do you say “What’s that?” in Japanese?
Today’s phrase is :
If you want to ask politely, you can say :
- What’s … ? ＝ … は何？* wa nani
- that ＝ あれ are
*We often omit “は (wa)” in casual speech.
So how do you say “What’s this?” ?
You can say like this :
Or politely :
If you want to say “What is it?”, you can say :