How Do You Say This in Korean? (15 March 2013)

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Welcome to the 5th episode of “How Do You Say This in Korean?”! This is a weekly segment, published every Friday, where teacher 경화 (Kyung-hwa) will be joined by a co-host of her choice each week 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 love my brother-in-law.” in Korean?
= 저는 우리 형부를 사랑해요. / 저는 우리 제부를 사랑해요.

How do you say “Is where you live far from Seoul?” in Korean?
= 사는 곳이 서울에서 멀어요? / 사는 데가 서울에서 멀어요?

How do you say “Speaking of…” in Korean?
= … 얘기가 나와서 말인데 / 말이 나와서 말인데

How do you say “This is my family/mother/father/brother etc.” in Korean?
= 저희 (__any kinship term__)이에요/예요.

How do you say “How are you?” in Korean?
= 잘 지냈어(요)?

How do you say “I need my coffee fix.” in Korean?
= 커피가 필요해(요).

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[List of Questions]

Thank you everybody for all the questions, and if you have any questions or requests for this series, please click here to submit your questions!

How Do You Say This in Korean? (15 March 2013)
  • May28K

    I believe these lessons are a great idea, 너무 좋아요!

  • Brent Dirks

    Very useful. Are there different words for “brother-in-law” based on whether the person is older or younger than me? What do I call my brother-in-law’s wife?

  • faride

    nice website
    i love youe web site

  • Lynnlin

    All the family names can be confusing, Makes me glad I’m the only child sometimes 🙂

  • Emma

    Wow! Thank you guys so much! 감사합니다!
    You answered my questions! (얘기가 나와서 말인데..) I was so excited when they said my name and example ^_^.
    좋은 하루 되세요!

  • ke

    I love your Talk to Me in Korean.
    Thanks for the fabulous work.

  • Ayu

    Teach me Korean more.. Please..
    I want say “talk me in Korean, please”.. I hope someday I can say it proudly ^^

  • Ije

    i love learning korean language and glad you created this site for non Korean to be able to learn your language even online and find its informative and easy to understood.. Jeongmal komawoyo

  • Taniya

    Hi I need someone to translate this letter from english to korean romanised for me please 🙂 .. Here is my email e-mail:

  • Jeon Gine Kook

    please teach me how to speak korean lunguage