안녕하세요! This is the Sentence Building Drill (문장 만들기 연습) lesson! In this series, we will look at how you can expand your Korean sentence building skills by adding or replacing certain words in given sentences. All the “key” sentences that are used in these lessons are composed of grammar points that have previously been introduced through our lessons. This series will be a good opportunity for you to review what you have learned in the past and also to learn some new vocabulary! Have fun studying! Read more
안녕하세요! Let’s imagine something for a minute: You’re talking to someone in Korean and they aren’t really understanding how much you need/want/should do something, or how strong your suggestion to them is. By adding -는 한이 있더라도 to your sentence, you are adding the phrase “even if I end up…” or “even if it means I have to…” to your sentence to help emphasize what you’re willing to risk to get what you want. Come study with us and add this important phrase to your Korean grammar arsenal so you can blow everyone away with your awesome Korean skills! Read more
The grammar structure -(으/느)ㄴ 대로 has various meanings in Korean. Depending on the context of the sentence, -(으/느)ㄴ 대로 can mean anything from “in the same way that…” to “just like this/that”. Be sure to check out this lesson to learn how to differentiate meanings and how to apply them to your own Korean sentences. Read more
Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you want say something like “If only it weren’t for my diet, I’d totally eat that whole sandwich.” With this lesson, you can learn to say that and many more in Korean just by including the tiny little structure -만 아니면 in your sentence. Check out this lesson to study up and become a rock star at Korean! And as always, thank you for studying with us!!
In this lesson, we will be talking more about the use of the word 가슴 (chest, heart, breast) in Korean idioms. If you study with this series, you will learn many idiomatic expressions that are based upon a certain Korean word that is used in everyday Korean conversation. In order to fully understand and use the expressions introduced in this series, it is essential that you understand the grammatical structure of the sentence and check out any previous related TTMIK lessons so you can grasp the full meaning of these idioms. Read more