[JLPT grammar] Can we say ピザを食べたいです ​also?

Today I am going to share the Q&A quoted from my JLPT N5 course!



can we say ピザを食べたいです also?
Or should we take が with たい?


[My Reply]

We can use both.

A verb that takes the particles を can have either the particle を or が when it is followed by たい.

I want to eat pizza.

I want to eat pizza.(Emphasize ピザ)

The meaning of the two sentences is the same.

を is the object marker, and が is (in this case) the emphasis marker.

The difference is that a noun before が is emphasized more than a noun as just an object before を.


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