English can be seen and heard all over Japan. However, the meaning of the English isn't always obvious. Here is a list of Japanese-English words and phrases explained.

"No Step Bus" (seen on the sides of public transit buses): This means, do not step in front of this bus as it can be hazardous to your health.

"Fast Food, Fast Women" (written on the front of a menu at a restaurant): People no longer have the time to eat or meet women. At this restaurant, you can get them both to go. Fast.