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~Masu to Plain Form

3 types of verbs, and how to create Plain Form from ~masu form

QuestionPlain Form
Weak Verbs: stem rhymes with ______ .
The stem of a verb is the part before _____ . ます
Weak Verbs: to change to plain form, drop ____ and add ______. ます, る
Strong Verbs: change the last _______ of the stem to the corresponding _____ sound. syllable (Japanese letter), う
The only irregular verbs in Japanese are: 1)____ 2)_____ 3)_____ and 4)______ きます(くる)、 します(する)、 あります(ある)、 いきます(いく)
Plain form of きます is: くる
Plain form of します is: する
Plain form of あります is: ある
Plain form of いきます is: いく
Plain form of ねます is: ねる
Plain form of のみます is: のむ
Plain form of かきます is: かく
Plain form of つかれます is: つかれる
Plain form of たべます is: たべる
Plain form of はなします is: はなす
Weak verbs in plain form all end in:
Strong verbs in plain form end in: something rhyming with う, but not る!
Plain form of こたえます is: こたえる
Plain form of なきます is: なく
Plain form of えらびますis: えらぶ
Plain form of つくりますis: つくる
Plain form of つかいますis: つかう
Plain form of あそびますis: あそぶ
Plain form of でます is: でる
Created by: allensensei



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