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<< kotoninatteiru | kototote >>

ことにする ([ことにする] )(kotonisuru)
    Meaning: Decide to do something 今年日本へ行くことにしました。
    Example: I have decided to go to Japan this year.
    JLPT Level: 3
    Category: grammar
    Author: Aes

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formation: 辞書形 + ことにする

I decided to move because the apartment is too small.

I decided to study japanese studies because I am interested in Kanji.
Format: Verb(plain, nonpastform) + ことにしている
Meaning: A habit or routine activity

I exercise every morning (routine)

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ex #7095   最近ちょっと太ったから毎日ハンバーガーを食べないことにしました。 
I gained a little weight recently so I've decided not to eat hamburgers every day.  
ex #7714   合格するようにもっと勉強をすることにしました。 
In order to pass the exam I decided to study harder  

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