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To like... が すき

Oni's picture

It is easy to like something and to say it!  Just add ga suki after the object that you like:

ねこ が すき です。
neko ga suki desu.
I like cats.
[note: Nouns don't change in number (no s) so it could mean "a cat".  Also note the desu if dropped makes the sentence more casual - "neko ga suki."]


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ItzWizz's picture

or as favourite

大すき (daisuki) if i'm not mistaken is also commonly used for the word "favorite".

franzmefix's picture


Can anyone explain to me how だいすき(I like you) is formed? Thank you so much :)

Hard work pays off..

phreadom's picture

大(だい) is used here to mean

大(だい) is used here to mean "large", "big", "great" etc... so you're basically saying "big like"... or put more naturally "like a lot". ^_^

大好き = だいすき = dai (great amount) + suki (to like)

I hope that explains it well enough? :)


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