Informing age in Japanese Language

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Informing age in Japanese Language

A way to inform your age in Japanese Language can be described below :

Pattern :
Subject + + Age +さい.

Formal / Polite Pattern :
Subject + + Age +さい+ です

For an example :

1

あのひとは42さい。

Ano hito wa 42-sai.

That person is 42-years old.

あのひとは42さいです。

Ano hito wa 42-sai desu.

That person is 42-years old (polite).

2

むすめはまだ6さい。

Musume wa mada 6-sai.

My daughter is still 6-years old.

むすめはまだ6さいです。

Musume wa mada 6-sai desu.

My daughter is still 6-years old.

3

ことしおばあさは97さいになる。

Kotoshi obaasan wa 97-sai ni naru.

This year my grandmother will become 97-years old.

ことしおばあさんは97さいになります。

Kotoshi obaasan wa 97-sai ni narimasu.

This year my grandmother will become 97-years old. (polite).

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