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て形
Te Form of Verbs
JLPT N4
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てけい
Meaning
An easy method to conjugating verbs into te form.
Kau (to buy)→ kaimasu→katte
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Formation
Phrases
Discussion and comments
In regular I(ru-verbs) verbs such as 食べる one simply needs to drop the る and add て.
In regular II(u-verbs) verbs such as 買う one then can conjugate the verb into it's ます form. From there you simply follow the chart below.

e.g.
買う→買[い]ます→買って
書く→書[き]ます→書いて
勉強する→勉強[し]ます→勉強して
遊ぶ→遊[び]ます→遊んで

Irregulars: 来て、して

※This can be sung to help you remember, use the tune of "London Bridge is Falling Down"※

い,ち,り→って
き→いて
し→して
ぎ→いで
に,み,び→んで
い,ち,り→って
に,み,び→んで 
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To make a verb past tense simply change て to た.
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te-form
(godan doushi) 頑張る=ganbaru → 頑張って=ganbatte
(ichidan doushi) 食べる=taberu → 食べて=tabete
(sahen doushi) する=suru → して=shite
(kahen doushi) 来る=kuru → 来て=kite
http://bahasajepangbersama.blogspot.com/2014/02/cara-mengubah-kata-kerja-ke-bentuk-te.html

http://japaneselearningonline.blogspot.com/2015/04/learn-japanese-verb-conjugation-te-form.html
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