Learn JLPT N4 Grammar (ni suru)

How to use

な-adjective にする
にします
にして

Learn Japanese grammar: (ni suru). Meaning: to make something ~.

This pattern is used after a and makes something whatever the adjective describes.

After the adjective, remove な and add にする (ni suru)

  • 静か (shizuka-na) quiet
  • 静かにする (shizuka ni suru) make quiet

する can also be conjugated as:

  • にします (ni shimasu) more polite
  • にして (ni shite) please make

To use with an い-adjective instead use .

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- Example Sentences

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

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Example #1

もうすこし、しずかにしてください。
mou sukoshi, shizukani shite kudasai.
Please be a bit more quiet.
Example #2

インターネットはわたしたちのせいかつをべんりにしました。
intaanetto wa watashitachi no seikatsu o benri ni shimashita.
The internet made our lives much more convenient.
Example #3

きみをしあわせにするから、ぼくとけっこんしてください。
kimi o shiawase ni suru kara, boku to kekkon shite kudasai.
I promise to make you happy, so please marry me.
Example #4

せんせいは、テストをもっとかんたんにしました。
sensei wa, tesuto o motto kantan ni shimashita.
The teacher made the test easier.
Example #5

さいきんげんきにしていますか?
saikin gennki ni shiteimasu ka?
Are you doing well lately?
Example #6

あなたはスキーをじょうずにすることができますか。
anata wa sukii o jouzu ni suru koto ga dekimasu ka.
Can you skii well?
Example #7

きょうしつがきたないので、そうじしてきれいにしましょう。
kyoushitsu ga kitanai no de, souji shite kirei ni shimashou.
The classroom is dirty so let's clean it up and make it look nice.

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