TTMIK Level 9 Lesson 16 – -(으)ㄹ 테니(까)

The sentence structure -(으)ㄹ 테니(까) is used in situations where one person wants (or asks) the other person to do something. Although this is the general idea, there are actually two specific usages for this structure. Check out the lesson to find out exactly how you can use this structure! Thanks for studying with us 🙂

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TTMIK Level 9 Lesson 16 – -(으)ㄹ 테니(까)
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  • JUN

    요즘 비가 많이 내리고 길이 미끄러울 테니까 조심하세요.
    이번 주말에 사무실에 갈 테니까 우산을 가져 오세요.
    토요일 아침엔 제가 아침을 살 테니까 사장님이 커피 사세요.

    즐거운 크리스마스와 행복한 새해 보내세요.
    즐거운 성탄절 보내시고 기쁜 새해 맞으세요.
    Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
    良い新年をお迎えください。:) 🙂
    좋은 시간을 보내세요! 🙂 🙂

  • TinaMusicFairy

    great lesson, but I have a question: what is 텐데? is related to 테니까? 감사합니다.

    • walklikearobot

      텐데 IS related—it uses the same 터 as 테니까, but instead of 터+이니(까) it’s 터+인데 (이다 + ㄴ데)

  • Banex Jb

    밖에 비가 올 테니까, 우산을 가져갈거예요.