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Grammar detail: verb stem + よう

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verb stem + よう - plain volitional form (let's ~) for ichidan verbs
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よう is the plain volitional form for ichidan verbs. (For godan verbs, the form is おう.)
  • く go ➜
    きましょう let's go ➜
    こう let's go (plain volitional form)
  • べる eat ➜
    べましょう let's eat ➜
    べよう let's eat (plain volitional form)
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See also:
  • verb stem - base part of a verb
  • verb stem + ましょう - volitional form (let's ~)
  • verb stem + おう - plain volitional form (let's ~) for godan verbs

Kanji used in this grammar

コウ   ギョウ   アン   ゆ    い to go   おこな to take place   
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ショク   ジキ    food   たべる to eat   く to eat   
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