Directions


   Left = hidari (左)

   Right = migi (右)

   It is to the right = migi no hou ni arimasu (右の方にあります)

   You turn left = hidari e magarimasu (左へ曲がります)

   You turn right = migi e magarimasu (右へ曲がります)





Asking Directions


   What is the name of this city = kono machi no namae wa nan desu ka (この町の名前は何ですか)

   Where is your dad = otousan wa doko desu ka (お父さんはどこですか)





   In the below example you can ether use wa doko desu ka or wa doko ni arimasu ka because they are both inanimate/non living. Desu can be used for both living and non living items.

   Where is the police station = keisatsusho wa doko desu ka
   (警察署はどこですか)