Meaning of です in Japanese
Definition of です
Words related to です
- (int) that is so; that is right; it looks to me; I am of the impression
- people say that (after plain verb, adj); it is said that; I hear that
- (exp) the expectation is that ...; the reason is that ...; the fact is that ...; it is that ...
(exp) "It's not much, but..." (phrase often used when giving gifts)
Please accept this little gift.
- (n) literary form imparting the nuance of polite speech (with sentences ending in "desu" and verbs ending in "masu")
Sentences containing です
The brain waves during REM sleep are the same as when awake, and it's the stage when you have dreams.
Boston Dynamic's robot, RHex, is an amazing piece of work that can run over various terrains.
'needless to say' is often introduced as an idiomatic expression in the infinitive.
I hear that you can burn CDs with Windows XP; could you tell me a website that explains the procedures involved?
'can' is an auxiliary verb, so in question sentences it is brought to the start of the phrase.