~ばいいですか how; why; what should...

  • what would be good
  • how
  • what should...


■  Verb (ば form) + (change the ending of the last mora from an “u” to an “e”) + ばいい

EXAMPLE: する→ (change the “u” to “e”)→すれ+ばいい:

どうすればいいですか
 (What should I do?)

例文(れいぶん) EXAMPLE SENTENCES

さいふを()としたんですが、どうすればいいですか

wallet | (direct object marker) | dropped | (explainer) | but | in what way | would be good | (question)

I dropped my wallet. What should I do?

Vocabulary & Notes


この(ほん)はいつ(かえ)ばいいですか

this | book | as for | when | return | would be good | (question)

When should I return this book?

Vocabulary & Notes

ホテルを予約(よやく)したいんですが、どうすればいいですか

hotel | (direct object marker) | appointment | want to | (explainer) | but | in what way | is good | (question)

I would like to book a hotel room, what do I need to do?

Vocabulary & Notes


COMMENTS

The English meaning can be expressed in many ways depending on the sentence. This is used to seek instructions from someone.

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