100 Grammar Points

 

18. Want to do~ ~たい

  • First get the ~ます masu form of the verb you want to use. 
  • Then drop the ~ます masu
  • And add ~たい tai.

 



たべます
tabemasu
(to eat)




たべ tabe



たべたい
tabetai
(want to eat)




のみます
nomimasu (to drink)




のみ nomi



のみたい
nomitai
(want to drink)



します
shimasu (to do)





shi




たい
shitai (want to do)


Of course, if you want to ask a question and say “Do you want to…” Just add ka

ケーキ を たべたい です 

ke-ki o tabetai desu ka?
Do you want to eat cake?

100 Grammar Points

 

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