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How To Understand And Conjugate Japanese Ichidan Verbs

The Ichidan-doushi verbs are included in the second group of main verbs of the Japanese Language. These verbs basically end in the suffix ~Iru and ~Eru ending. The Ichidan verbs are also known as Vowel-steam- verbs and they are easy to conjugate.

Second group or Ichidan-doushi verbs.

Ichidan Verbs

EnglishKanjiRomajiEnglishKanjiRomaji
Open開けるAkeruBelieve, Trust信じるShinjiru
Close閉めるShimeruFeel, Sense感じるKanjiru
Be able toできるDekiruRun away, Escape逃げるNigeru
Tell, Teach教えるOshieruForget忘れるWasureru
Deliver届けるTodokeruSave助けるTasukeru
Eat食べるTaberuGive upあきらめるAkirameru
Leave, Exit出るDeruBegin始めるHajimeru
Show見せるMiseruContinue続けるTsuzukeru
Get up起きるOkiruBe born生まれるUmareru
Answer答えるKotaeruStop, Resign辞めるYameru

Author: Ichika
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