JLPT N5 Grammar (temo ii desu)


is OK to ~; is alright to ~; may I ~?

How to use

Verb (て form)もいい(です)
い-adjective くて
な-adjective + で
Noun + で
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Learn Japanese grammar: (temo ii) & (temo ii desu ka). Meaning: is OK to ~; is alright to ~; may I ~? (indicates permission or request for permission).

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Example #1

toire ni ittemo ii desu ka?
May I go to the restroom?
Example #2

un, ittemo ii desu yo!
Sure, go a head!
Example #3

sore o tabetemo ii desu ka?
Can I eat that?
Example #4

watashi mo isshoni itte ii?
Can I go with you?
Example #5

koko ni suwattemo ii desu ka?
Is it OK if I sit here?
Example #6

hitotsu shitsumon o kiite ii desu ka?
Do you mind if I ask you a question?
Example #7

anata to isshoni ittemo ii desu yo.
I don't mind going with you.
Example #8

ima hanashi temo ii desu ka?
Can you talk now?
Example #9

wazawaza ie ni konaku temo ii desu yo.
You don't need to bother coming all the way to my home.

Vocabulary List

行くいくto go
わたしI; me
座るすわるto sit
高いたかいexpensive; tall
聞くきくto ask

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