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のです
のだ
んです
んだ
English
Expression
の and ん add emphasis
the expectation is that ..., the reason is that ..., the fact is that ..., the explanation is that ..., it is that ...

Grammar
~んです: explain causes, reasons, grounds
のだ: explanation
Phrases
お借りした車の調子が悪いのですが。
Parts: (お) 借りる (かりる) (くるま) 調子 (ちょうし) 悪い (わるい) のです (のだ)
The car I rented from you has a problem.

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