食べます、飲みます、読みます are the _ 丁寧語 _ forms of 食べる、飲む、読む。
But, how do I call the "forms" for 食べる、飲む、読む？
食べる、飲む、読む are the _ ??? _ forms of 食べます、飲みます、読みます。
I think of 食べる、飲む、読む as being the dictionary form or the conversational form.
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