Nihongo Grammar Part 3: From 11-15
Ashita test desu kara benkyo shimasu – I will study because there will be a test tommorow
12.ている te iru
an action in progress, verbs that described continuous, activity that last for some time, state, changes that are more or less instantaneous, everyday exercise
Ken wa benkyo shite imasu – Ken is studying(right now)
Watashi wa nigongo o oshiete imasu- I teach Japanese(everyday excise) or I am teaching Japanese(now)
kanajo wa kekko shite imasu- She is married
13.にいく ni iku
Meaning:Verb stem + ni iku means ” Go to verb”
Tabe ni iku – go to eat
Nomi ni iku – go to drink
14.ないでください naide kudasai
Meaning:To request that someone refrain from doing something
Negative stem + naide kudasai – Please do not …
hanasanaide kudasai – Please do not speak
nenaide kudasai – please do not sleep
15.のがすきです noga suki desu
Meaning:I like to verb.
Verb dictionary from + noga suki desu
Watashi wa utau noga suki desu – I like to sing
Kanojo wa tennis o suru no ga suki desu – She likes to play tennis
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Meaning:stem +ませんか is used to invite someone to do it. Won’t you – , How about – , Wouldn’t you –
Issho ni tabemasen ka? – Won’t you eat with me?
Date shimasen ka? – Won’t you go on a date?
Meaning:Topic maker, As for – , about
Kyou wa , Tokyo ni ikimasu – As for today, I will go to Tokyo.
Watash no senmon wa nihongo desu – As fo my major, It is Japanese
Meaning: Te form + kusasai – to make polite request to another person, Please do
Yonde kudasai – Please read
Tatte – kudasai – Please stand up
Okite kudasai – Please wake up
9.てもいいです—te mo ii desu
Meaning:Te-form + mo ii desu means, You can do… or You may do… describe an activity that is permitted.
(to your kids) TV o mite mo ii desu – You can watch TV (permisson)
Note: te mo ii desu ka . means, May I or Can I do something( asking permisson)
10.てはいけません —-te wa ikemasen
Meaning Te-form + wa ikemasen means, to give someone permission to do something.You can’t do…
Class de nete wa ikemasen – In the class, You can’t sleep
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Meaning:is, are,am (to be)
Watashi wa gakusei desu
I am a student
too, also as well
Watashi wa nihonjin desu – I am a Japanese person
Anata mo nihonjin desu – You are Japanese,too
Meaning: goal of movement, to (place, etc)
Watashi wa Nihon ni ikimasu
I will go to Japan
Meaning-time reference, at on in (time)
1 ji ni nemasu
I sleep at 1 o’clock
Nichiyou bi ni kyoto ni ikimasu
I will go to Kyoto on Sunday
Meaning:indicates direct objects, object maker
Watashi wa sushi o tabemasu
I eat sushi
Watashi wa TV o mimasu
I watch TV
That’s the first five. I’ll post the continuation in queue.