Level 2 Lesson 7 / “to” someone, “from” someone / 한테, 한테서

안녕하세요! ^_^In this lesson, let us learn how to say ‘to’ someone, and ‘from’ someone. To say “to someone” or “from someone”, you can use the words 한테 [han-te] and 한테서 [han-te-seo]. Listen in and learn how to use these words in the right context.

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Level 2 Lesson 7 / “to” someone, “from” someone / 한테, 한테서
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  • Carolina Almeida

    What’s the difference between 나다 and 풍기다????

  • Carolina Almeida

    그건 전 남자친구한테서 받은 거예요.
    If she RECEIVED why is it geoyeyo?

    • Elsie

      거=것=the thing I reveiced
      You might misunderstood as future tense

    • Carolina Almeida

      Thank you!

  • Jigmet Dolker

    I was scolded by my younger sibling

  • Jessica

    Hi guys! 안녕하세요!
    Thanks so much for the time and effort put into these lessons 🙂
    These are my sample sentences:
    (1) 이거 엄마한테서 받았어요.
    (2) 저는 그 사람한테 사기당했어요.

    정말 감사합니다! 🙂

  • Adriana Rivas

    Hello!! I have a question if 한테 and 한테서 are not used in formal situations, what would the right particles for a formal situation be? and if I understand correctly does this mean that 한테 and 한테서 are only used with close friends?

    • Ivis Benavides

      The formal particle would be 께. Yea 한테/한테서 would only be used with friends or someone younger than you.

    • Adriana Rivas

      Thank you! 😀

  • noor

    can someboy explain why 차이다 in past tense is shown as 차였어요 if it ends with 이???

    • Ivis Benavides

      It would be 차이 + 었어요 which makes it into 차였어요. It’s how they explained it in level 1 lesson 16.

  • Cathal Dunne

    My practice sentences! ^^ I hope they are correct
    내 여자친구한테서 편지 받았어요 I received a letter from my girlfriend
    형한테 선물을 줄 거예요 I will give a gift to my older brother

  • Brandon Cw

    이 코멘트 는 저한테서 이에요.
    This comment is from me.

  • Yvonne

    동생한테 혼났어요. I was scolded by my younger sibling. 🙂
    친구한테 선물을 받았어요. I got a gift from a friend.

  • chere nicholas

    How does everyone practice their pronunciation?

    • Mochi Chim

      Watching Kdramas, listening to korean music.

  • Mochi Chim

    Why does “얻다” in the example, “얻을 건”?

    • Mochi Chim

      Is it “nomalizing verbs”?

    • Ivis Benavides

      Yea i believe its called normalization. Here it’s in the future tense.

  • Jo-c C.

    어젯밤에 우리 칭구한테 보얐어요. I was seen by my friend.
    우리 엄마한테서 책를 받았어요. I received a book from my mother.

    • KL

      I can’t tell if you were spelling things in a cute way or if you made typos. But just in case…

      Friend is 친구
      Book + object marking particle is 책을 because “book” has a final consonant.

  • Jonaye

    동생한테 혼났어요. = I was scolded by my younger sibling.

  • 나의엄마한테 돈을 받았어요.
    I received money from my mom.

    (Not confident of this sentence. Please correct me if there are mistakes . 감사합니다)

  • Creative Pixels

    동생한테 혼았어요. = I scolded my younger sibling.

    • Christopher Durana

      Where`s the 한테?
      동생한테 혼았어요 – I was scolded by my younger brother
      한테- by

  • DoesJuminHanIs?

    Why was 거예요 used in the sentence 그건 전 남자친구한테서 받은 거예요? When I ‘received’ (past tense) that item?

  • Nico Yu

    practice quiz: 동생한테 혼났어요.

  • Maria Uribe

    why is it I’m being scolded by my younger brother and not the other way around? there’s no context I cant tell

    • Anthony Weissenfels

      In this case the tone of voice is a big tell.

    • 칼립소

      한테, in this case, means by. It could technically also mean I was scolded from my younger sibling, but that doesn’t make as much sense, so you can assume they mean by. Also, I think ‘I scolded my younger sibling’ would instead be something like 저 동생은 혼났어요.

  • Juliathuong

    그 남자한테 얻을 건 별로 없을 거예요. –>what is the grammer structure for this group word “얻을 건”

  • 칼립소

    동생한테 혼났어요.
    I was scolded/reprimanded by my younger sibling.

  • 칼립소

    Does this make sense?
    세윤: 이거 선물이에요.
    병관: 저한테?
    세윤: 네, 맞아요.
    병관: 누구한테서?
    세윤: 이거 저한테서.

  • Claire Maciel

    Is there anyone else who can’t understand the sample sentences at all because they’re so fast? It’s so frustrating… 🙁

  • 조슈아

    제 여자친구한테서 오븐하고 문하고 램프이 샀어요. 사랑할까요…
    I bought an oven, a door, and a lamp from my girlfriend. I wonder if she loves me…

    피자한테서 치즈가 나뻐요.
    The pizza’s cheese is bad.

    재헌의 선생한테 이불이 줄 거예요. 그리고 자는데 볼게요.
    I’m going to give Jae-Heon’s teacher a blanket. Then I will watch him sleep.

    엄마는 화장실한테서 소리가 무서웠어요.
    The sound from the bathroom scared my mom.

    • Ivis Benavides

      제 여자친구한테서 오븐하고 문하고 램프이 샀어요. 사랑할까요 -> 제 여자친구한테서 오븐하고 문하고 램프를 샀어요. 사랑할까요

      피자한테서 치즈가 나뻐요 -> 피자 치즈가 나빠요

      재헌의 선생한테 이불을 줄 거예요. 그리고 자는데 볼 거예요.
      I don’t think the ㄹ게요 ending works here because it focuses more on your own action as a reaction to what someone else said

      엄마는 화장실한테서 소리가 무서웠어요 –> 엄마는 화장실에서 소리가 무서웠어요
      You don’t add 한테/한테서 to places or things only people and animals

    • 조슈아

      감사합니다. My intention with using ㄹ 게요 ending here is to enhance the idea that the narrator is creepy. So by showing that it is his intention to watch the teacher sleep and that no one can convince him otherwise, I feel I accomplished that. However, I do see what you are saying.
      Thanks for all the corrections once again.