On this page, you can learn Japanese grammar for ‘want to + verb’.
You need てForm for this sentence pattern. Click here if you don’t know it.
want to + verb
verb て form + みたいです
I want to eat sushi in Japan.
‘verb て form + みたいです’ is used when you want to have a go with it for the first time.
For example, the person who said the sentence above has not eaten sushi in Japan before.
There is another way to say ‘want to do’. Refer to the page below.
This sentence pattern does not imply that the person is going to do that for the first time.