JLPT N4 Grammar (te ageru)

Meaning

to do for; to do a favor

How to use

Verb (て form)あげる
あげた
あげない
あげます
te ageru てあげる てあげる jlpt n4 grammar meaning 文法 例文 japanese flashcards

Learn Japanese grammar: (te ageru) / (te agemasu). Meaning: to do for; to do a favor.

This can be used to either:

  • say you are doing/did something for someone.
  • say someone is doing/did a favor for someone else.

The recipient of the favor should be followed with the に particle.

How To Use:

This grammar requires the use of て form. If you don’t know how to conjugate it, you can reference this table.

If you already know how to use て form, skip down to the examples.

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- Example Sentences

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Example #1

ははにセーターをかってあげた。
haha ni seetaa o katte ageta.
I bought my mother a sweater.
Example #2

いいよ、ぼくがやってあげるよ。
iiyo, boku ga yatte ageru yo.
No problem, I'll do it for you.
Example #3

くるまにきみをのせてあげる。
kuruma ni kimi o nosete ageru.
I'll give you a ride (by car).
Example #4

きみにみせてあげたかったよ。
kimi ni misete agetakatta yo.
I wanted to show it to you.
Example #5

わたしはあなたにそれをおしえてあげない。
watashi wa anata ni sore o oshiete agenai.
I won't tell you that.
Example #6

あなたがそれをよんだらべつのほんをかしてあげます。
anata ga sore o yondara betsu no hon o kashite agemasu.
Once you finish reading that I'll lend you another book.
Example #7

わたしはきみのためにできることはなんでもやってあげます。
watashi wa kimi no tame ni dekiru koto wa nandemo yatte agemasu.
I will do anything I can for you.
Example #8

はなこはかれににほんごをおしえてあげました。
hanako wa kare ni nihongo o oshiete agemashita.
Hanako taught him Japanese.
Example #9

りしなしでおかねをかしてあげるよ。
rishi nashi de okane o kashite ageru yo.
I'll lend you money without charging any interest.

Vocabulary List

KanjiKanaEnglish
待つまつto wait
ぼくI (man; boy)
くるまcar
きみyou
乗せるのせるto let ride
利子りしinterest
お金を貸すおかねをかすto loan money
教えるおしえるto teach
読むよむto read
別のべつのanother
何でもなんでもanything

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