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Learn the Japanese Gestures for Counting!

Has the following ever happened to you? You're out shopping or getting a meal in Japan, and you've shown the staff how many things you want or the number of people in your party by holding up the appropriate number of fingers, but they didn't understand... This is because the way you count with your hands differs between countries! Here is a short tutorial on the gestures that Japanese people use when counting with their hands!

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