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Soranews24 wants to quiz you on Best Behavior in Japan!

Michael Palmer - Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Head over to Soranews24 to test yourself in 5 situations of Japanese manners and customs. The quiz comes from Amy Chavez's new book Amy's Guide to Best Behavior in Japan: Do It Right and Be Polite! 

The quiz features Japanese cultural manners and customs around riding the train or subway, drinking, ordering food, tipping, and parting ways with your Japanese friends and acquaintances. Do you think you can pass? Grab a copy of Amy's Guide to Best Behavior in Japan and become a guru!

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