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by fallout2
Sun 05.22.2011 4:26 am
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: Desu and Ka
Replies: 3
Views: 2256

Re: Desu and Ka

If you're using it with another verb, you don't need desu. For example : Issho ni ikimasen ka? or Nihongo wa hanasemasu ka? But if you're using it with a noun you need desu or you will sound VERY rude and abrupt For example: Gakusei desu ka? (Are you a student?)=Normal Gakusei ka? (Are you a freaki...
by fallout2
Sat 05.21.2011 4:07 am
Forum: Grammar Questions and Problems
Topic: Desu and Ka
Replies: 3
Views: 2256

Desu and Ka

I have yet to hear someone ask a question using only 'ka' and not 'desu ka'.

Is desu elevating the formality still, or is it necessary to say 'desu ka'.

Thanks for your time. :D