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How to Say Congratulations in Korean

How to Say Congratulations in Korean

If you have Korean friends or acquaintances or if you are/will be spending a decent amount of time in Korea, this will be a handy phrase to know.

You will eventually want to congratulate someone on a graduation, a birthday, wedding, etc. Notice that there are four ways to say congratulations.

*side note: don’t use Google Translate for this as it will turn out something completely different and you will sound weird*

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How to Say Water in Korean

How to Say Water in Korean

The word for water in Korean is very easy to learn and kind of sounds like an extending cow sound (moo) in English with an l sound added on at the end.

This should be one of the first words you learn and you should know how to ask for water as well. A lot of other words use “물” such as “콧물” for mucus. It literally means nose water. Same thing for tears which is “눈물” which literally means eye water.

We’ve also included other words related to water in the infographic above:

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How to Say Grandpa in Korean

How to Say Grandfather in Korean

Korean family vocabulary can be a bit difficult to learn for learners of Korean. Even Koreans don’t know all the proper terms for family members. The reason being is that unlike in English where “grandpa” or “grandma” can be used for both sides of the family, that’s not the case for Korean. This applies to all family titles.

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How to Say I’m Hungry in Korean

How to Say I'm Hungry in Korean

If you want to learn how to say I’m hungry in the Korean language, then you will have a very easy time learning it. The phrase for hungry and full are very easy to remember even with the formal versions added.

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When You Leave Something at Home in Korea

This is based on our earlier comic here. Don’t forget to subscribe and leave a like if you liked the video!

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How to Say Good Morning in Korean

How to Say Good Morning in Korean

Saying good morning in Korean is very easy to learn as the most common way is something that you learn from the very beginning. As it’s stated in the graphic above, “안녕하세요” si the most common way people greet each other in the morning.

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