Learn JLPT N4 Grammar (de gozaimasu)

How to use

です changes to でございます

Learn Japanese grammar: (de gozaimasu). Meaning: to be (honorific). Simply swap out for です (desu) to be more polite.

JLPT grammar でございます (de gozaimasu)  - Learn Japanese

- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese hint, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

ふじんのふくのうりばは3かいでございます。
Fujin no fuku no uriba wa 3 kai degozaimasu.
Women's clothing is on the 3rd floor.
Example #2

このけんにかんしましては、ただいまかくにんちゅうでございます。
Kono ken ni kanshi mashite wa, tadaima kakuninchuu degozaimasu.
We are currently confirming this case.
Example #3

このどこうしゅうかいをかいさいすることになりました。ごさんかいただけたらさいわいでございます。
Kono do koushuukai o kaisai suru koto ni narimashita. Go sanka itadaketara saiwai degozaimasu.
We would be greatly pleased if you could participate.
Example #4

はじめまして、けいりぶのさとうでございます。
hajime mashite, keiribu no satou degozaimasu.
Nice to meet you, I am Satou from accounting.
Example #5

わたしはじんぶんしゃかいかがくの2ねんせいでございます。
Watashi wa jinbun shakai kagaku daigaku no 2 nensei degozaimasu.
I am a second year humanities university student.

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