How Do You Say This in Korean? (17 January 2013)

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Welcome to the 26th episode of “How Do You Say This in Korean?”! In this series, teacher 경화 (Kyung-hwa) is joined by a co-host of her choice twice a month to answer some listener questions. The questions we will be answering in this series are mainly about how to say certain things in Korean.


How do you say “I caught the flu bug, so I need to see a doctor later.” in Korean?
= 독감 걸려서 이따가 병원 가 봐야겠어요. [do-kkam geol-lyeo-seo i-tta-ga byeong-won ga bwa-ya-ge-sseo-yo.]
How do you say “Which day of the week is best for you? (Meaning which day shall we meet?)”in Korean?
= 무슨 요일이 좋아요? [mu-seun yo-i-ri jo-a-yo?]
How do you say “When others see you go out, please do not tell them that you are going to go with me.” in Korean?
= 다른 사람이 너 나가는 거 보면, 나랑 같이 어디 간다고 얘기하지 마. [da-reun sa-ra-mi neo na-ga-neun geo bo-myeon, na-rang ga-chi eo-di gan-da-go yae-gi-ha-ji ma.]
or 다른 사람이 너 나가는 거 보면, 나 만나러 간다고 얘기하지 마. [da-reun sa-ra-mi neo na-ga-neun geo bo-myeon, na man-na-reo gan-da-go yae-gi-ha-ji ma.]
How do you say “What is your favourit Drama?” in Korean?
= 제일 재밌게 본 드라마가/드라마는 뭐예요? [je-il jae-mit-ge bon deu-ra-ma-ga/deu-ra-ma-neun mwo-ye-yo?]
How do you say “Oh~ I see.” or “I understand.” in Korean?
= [casual] 그렇구나. [geu-reo-ku-na.]
[polite] 그렇군요. [geu-reo-kun-nyo.]

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How Do You Say This in Korean? (17 January 2013)
  • aneta9

    I wonder if I could also say ” 나 만나러 것을 얘기하지 마” or is it a rule to say “verb+고 + 얘기하지 마”?

  • I just noticed you typed “2013” on here and on Soundcloud, even though this is for the year 2014. 😉