Learn Korean: Informal and Formal Words in Korean

Formal and Informal Words in Korean

Once you start learning Korean, you realize that sometimes you need to use the formal versions of words. It can be a bit confusing at first as you may not know all the words. Here is part 1 of some common formal and informal words in Korean.


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  • Patrick07

    as great as always 😀

    • Dominic ‘Dom’ Dinkins

      Thanks for your comments as always 🙂

  • 째즈 스타

    This is a good one. I always forget “meal” “home” and “birthday”. Didn’t even know their was a formal word for “name”. (U_U)

    • Dominic ‘Dom’ Dinkins

      Yeah I always see the one for name on those formal applications. There are some more so i might make another one 🙂