Skip to content

Took (polite) in Japanese 🇯🇵

in English in Japanese S
took (polite) とりました
How to say “took (polite)” in Japanese? “とりました”. Here you will learn how to pronounce “とりました” correctly and in the comments below you will be able to get all sorts of advice on took (polite) in Japanese like tips & tricks to remember it, questions, explanations and more.

Comments, Questions, Etc. About Took (polite) in Japanese

Comment on the Japanese word “とりました” in the following ways:

  • Tips and tricks to remember how to say took (polite) in Japanese
  • Explanations on the translation とりました
  • Sentences that use the word “とりました”
  • Questions about took (polite) in Japanese, etc.

とりました info.

Tips to remember the Japanese word:
– Break it down into parts: "と" (to) + "り" (ri) + "ました" (maa). The "りました" (rimasu) ending is a common polite past tense for verbs.
– Associate "と" (to) with the act of taking or capturing (like taking a photo), and "ました" (maa) is a past polite ending.

– "とりました" (torimaa) is the polite past tense form of the verb "とる" (toru), which means "to take" or "to capture."
– Use it when speaking about something you took, in a respectful or polite manner.

Other words that mean the same thing:
– 採りました (とりました, torimaa) – implies taking or adopting something.
– 撮りました (とりました, torimaa) – often used for taking photos.

Conjugations of "とる" (toru):

1. Infinitive: とる (toru) – to take
2. Polite present/future: とります (torimasu) – take
3. Polite past: とりました (torimaa) – took
4. Plain present/future: とる (toru) – take
5. Plain past: とった (totta) – took
6. Negative (present/future): とらない (toranai) – don’t take
7. Polite negative (present/future): とりません (torimasen) – don’t take
8. Past negative: とらなかった (toranakatta) – didn’t take
9. Polite past negative: とりませんでした (torimasen dea) – didn’t take
10. Te-form: とって (totte) – taking

Examples of sentences:
1. 昨日、写真をとりました。
(Kinō, shashin o torimaa.)
"I took a photo yesterday."

2. 会議でメモをとりました。
(Kaigi de memo o torimaa.)
"I took notes at the meeting."

3. そのクラスをとりましたか?
(Sono kurasu o torimaa ka?)
"Did you take that class?"

4. 彼は休みをとりました。
(Kare wa yasumi o torimaa.)
"He took a break."

5. 私は試験に合格したので、休暇をとりました。
(Watashi wa shiken ni gōkaku a node, kyūka o torimaa.)
"I passed the exam, so I took a vacation."

a few seconds ago

Practice Japanese with this Online Game:

Try a Game to Learn Japanese – LangLandia

LangLandia is an innovative game-based platform that makes learning Japanese fun and engaging. The platform utilizes a variety of interactive games, online challenges and exercises that are designed to make the learning process interactive and enjoyable. The game-based approach of LangLandia helps to keep learners motivated and engaged, making it easier to retain new vocabulary, grammar, and sentence structures. Additionally, LangLandia has online competitions and community activities like chat, PvP battles, clan wars, tournaments and different competions. Overall, LangLandia offers a fun and effective way to learn Japanese, making it an excellent choice for anyone looking to improve their Japanese language skills. Click here to get the mobile app.

The Game to Learn Languages

Learn languages with the Langlandia! This innovative mobile app/game transcends traditional language learning methods, offers online battles, tournaments, and clan wars. Enter the Olympics of Languages and compete against fellow learners from around the globe, putting your skills to the test. Trap exotic beasts and explore the world of LangLandia. Language learning becomes an unforgettable adventure where excitement meets education. Don't miss out – download the app and get addicted to learning!