See also: ても

JapaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

(de, at; in) +‎ (mo, even; too)

ParticleEdit

でも (de mo

  1. even
    ()(ちゅう)からでも(ばん)()(ちょう)(じょう)()える
    Uchū kara de mo Banri no Chōjō ga mieru.
    Even from space you can see the Great Wall of China.
  2. also in
    ()(ほん)でも(えい)()(べん)(きょう)する。
    Nihon de mo eigo o benkyō suru.
    In Japan also, we study English.
  3. but, however
    でも(わたし)そう(おも)ない。
    De mo, watashi wa sō omowanai.
    However, I don't think so.
  4. or
    (ちゃ)でもコーヒーでもどうですか?
    O-cha de mo, kōhī de mo, dō desu ka?
    How about some tea or coffee?
  5. or something
    (さけ)でも()うよ。
    Sake de mo nomō yo.
    Let's have a drink or something.
    ()づかないとでも(おも)た?
    Kizukanai to de mo omotta?
    Did you think I wouldn't notice or something?
    ()づかないとでも
    Kizukanai to de mo?
    [Did you think] I wouldn't notice or something?

See alsoEdit