Decoded Slug: だから、~ (dakara、~)

Japanese JLPT Grammar Point
だから、~ (dakara、~)

だから、~ (dakara、~)

Short explanation:

Expresses a reason or cause; 'because', 'so', 'therefore'.


Verb-casual + だから, い-Adjective + だから, な-Adjective + だから, Noun + だから


Ame ga futte iru dakara, kasa wo motte ikimashou.
Because it is raining, let's bring an umbrella.
Kono keeki wa oishii dakara, minna ga tabetai desu.
Because this cake is delicious, everyone wants to eat it.
Kare wa byouki dakara, gakkou ni ikemasen.
Because he is sick, he cannot go to school.
Kanojo wa gakusei dakara, kono resutoran de waribiki ga arimasu.
Because she is a student, there is a discount at this restaurant.

Long explanation:

The だから grammar point is used to connect two sentences and express a reason or cause for the second sentence. It can be translated as 'because', 'so', or 'therefore' in English. The formation differs depending on whether it is used with a verb, い-adjective, な-adjective, or noun.

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