May I sit down?

In this episode, we’ll learn the phrase Suwattemo iidesu ka? It’s useful when you want to ask someone for permissions. You can use it, for example, when you want to sit in an empty seat or when you want to turn on the air conditioner.

Phrases in this video

座ってもいいですか?

suwattemo iidesu ka / May I sit down?

写真を撮ってもいいですか?

shashin o tottemo iidesu ka / May I take a picture?

エアコンつけてもいいですか?

eakon tsuketemo iidesu ka / May I turn on the air conditioner?

エアコン消してもいいですか?

eakon keshitemo iidesu ka / May I turn off the air conditioner?