Tag: korean words

Vegetables in Korean (Part 1)

Words in this infographic: 당근 (dang-geun) = Carrot 가지 (ga-ji) = Eggplant 호박 (ho-bak) = Pumpkin 감자 (gam-ja) = Potato 마늘 (ma-neul) = Garlic 파 (pa) = Green Onion 양파 (yang-pa) = Onion 버섯 (beo-seot) = Mushroom 옥수수 (ok-su-su) = Corn

Korean Counters

just like other East Asian Languages, Korean uses counters for objects and events. Most are used in conjunction with the Native Korean number system. Although there are many more than this, just use ‘개’ if you forget the counter for an object. Counters in this graphic: 권 (kweon) = Used […]

Korean Grammar – V – (으)ㄹ 거예요

Text from this infographic: This grammar pattern expresses something you plan to do in the future. When comparing it to English, it would be like saying ‘I’m going to’ or ‘I will’. Example: 주말에 숙제를 할 거예요. To use this pattern, simply take one verb, remove the stem, and add […]

Jobs in Korean Part 2

Words in this infographic: 치과의사 (chi-gwa-ui-sa) = Dentist 운동선수 (un-dong-seon-su) = Athlete/Player 정비공 (jeong-bi-gong) = Mechanic 소방관 (so-bang-gwan) = Firefighter 경찰관 (gyeong-chal-gwan) = Police Officer 종업원 (jong-eob-weon) = Waiter/Waitress 수의사 (su-ui-sa) = Veterinarian 목수 (mok-su) = Carpenter 집배원 (jib-bae-weon) = Mail carrier

How to Say Beautiful in Korean

Hey everyone! For today’s phrase, we will be talking about how to say beautiful in Korean. We did an earlier post on how to say pretty here, so you can check that one out as well. Let’s start with the dictionary form for the word beautiful: 아름답다 (a-reum-dab-da) The pronunciation […]

Jobs in Korean

Vocabulary in this infographic: 조종사 (jo-jong-sa) = Pilot 요리사 (yo-ri-sa) = Chef 간호사 (gan-ho-sa) = Nurse 판사 (pan-sa) = Judge 군인 (gun-in) = Soldier 농부 (nong-bu) = Farmer 건축가 (geon-chuk-ga) = Architect 은행원 (eun-haeng-weon) = Teller 비서 (bi-seo) = Secretary