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"Osore irimasu"

Shivam-S June 30, 2013, 7:18 pm
What would be a correct situation for the use of "Osore irimasu", because more normally "Arigato gozaimasu" is used for Thank you.
"Osore irimasu"
2679 July 1, 2013, 11:00 am
Osore irimasu is more of a formal and humble version of saying thank you.

It also implies the meaning something like: "I am in your debt", but it's usually translated as thank you very much/You have my gratitude.

It's used when talking to people with a very high social status in comparison with yours or when you are in a great debt to someone for helping you with something very important.
"Osore irimasu"
Shivam-S July 4, 2013, 5:02 am
I understand, so does that means that " Osore irimasu" could be used interchangeably instead of Arigato gozaimasu ?
"Osore irimasu"
2679 July 4, 2013, 9:08 am

Though, it is better to use osore irimasu when in very formal situations or when you're in great debt to someone for helping you with something.
"Osore irimasu"
Shivam-S July 4, 2013, 7:23 pm
Thanks a lot, i understand. Very helpful
"Osore irimasu"

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