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〜たい
verb stem + tai
JLPT N5
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Meaning
I want to (verb)
netai: I want to sleep
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Formation
Verb stem
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たい
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Phrases
にほんにいきたいです。
(I) want to go to Japan.
Edit  #6442 ceruleanjen
きみのところへいきたいよ。
(I) want to go to where you are.
Edit  #6458 bsdlite
にほんでえいごをおしえたいです。
I want to teach English in Japan.
Edit  #6671 eriustobin
Discussion and comments
It is considered impolite to ask someone else if the "want" to do something. Instead, use the negative form of the verb in a question.
eriustobin
Very important: "tai" can only be used for the I person, like "i want".
If you want to say that someone else wants, you use "tagaru".
Ex:かれは牛乳を飲みたがっています。
This is because Japanese never imply they know what someone else wishes, and "garu" means: "i think that", "i heard that", etc.
kuro_hannah