Grammar detail: verb stem + たいです

verb stem + たいです - want (to do something)
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This verb conjugation allows the speaker to express 'I want to ...'.
です follows the conjugation, but is often omitted during 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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See also:
  • 〜が欲しい(ほしい) - want (something)
  • verb stem + たかったです - wanted (to do something)

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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