Grammar detail: verb stem + たい(です)

verb stem + たい(です)  want (to do something)
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The stem of a verb + たい expresses the idea of 'wanting to do something'.
When the たい form of a verb ends the sentence, it would typically be followed by です in politer speech. The です can be omitted in informal interactions.
Once たい has been added to the verb stem, the combination functions as an い adjective, and can be used to make all the standard forms of an い adjective.
I want to see this movie.
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Kanji used in this grammar

ケン   み to see   みえる to be seen; to appear   みせる to show   
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