Level 4 Lesson 2 / Do you want to …? / -(으)ㄹ래요?


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Level 4 Lesson 2 / Do you want to …? / -(으)ㄹ래요?
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  • Sanjeeda Masroor

    1) Do you want to go with me?
    – 나랑 같이 갈레요?

    2)I’m going to eat this
    – 이거 먹을레요

    3)Do you want to eat this?
    -이거 먹을레요?

    4)Do you want to live?
    – 니가 살레요?

  • Dania Freih

    저는 한국에 갈래요.
    김밥을 먹을래?
    이건 안 먹을래.

  • 제리치

    머슨 외극어 가장 공불래요?

  • Deepest Nightmare

    들어볼래요?= Do you want to listen?

    커피 마실래요?= Do you want to drink coffee?

    노력할래요.= I’m going to try.

    너 가면 용서 안 할래.= If you leave, I won’t forgive you.

    선생님들, 그 예문을 맞아요? 감사합니다 ~!

  • Sena Rainey

    뭐 오늘 할래요?
    What do you want to do today?

    “엠파이어” 볼래요?
    Do you want to watch “Empire”?

  • Jae Kyeong

    저는 한극에 갈래요. 피자를 먹을래?
    I want to go to Korea. Do you want to eat pizza?

  • hamsh21

    hi, could you please tell me if this sentence (사랑할래요) means
    1- i want to love you
    2- will you love me ?
    and thank you so much .

  • 아야

    피곤해요.. 저 4시쯤 걷고 있어요. 걷은 다음에 집에 갈래요.
    is it correct?

  • 감사합니다

  • Devia Vid

    너무 감사함니다

  • Devia Vid

    같이 마시래요 ?

  • Esra Sayk

    Hello, I made a short dialogue. Are the used future forms correct?

    현우: 오눌 우리 대학교에 안 갈까요?
    경은: 아니요, 저는 갈래요!

    감사합니다 🙂

    • Seokjin Jin

      오눌 우리 대학교에 안 갈까요? > 오늘 우리 대학교에 안 갈 거예요?

      아니요, 저는 갈래요! 감사합니다 > Correct!

    • Esra Sayk


  • 야신

    만약 일찍 집에 오면, 같이 영화를 볼래요? (If you come home early, do you want to watch a movie together?).

    매일 저녁시간 요리할래요? (Do you want to cook dinner every day/evening?).
    매일 저녁식사 요리할래요?

  • Harvey Rivas Potot

    Is it possible to use (으)ㄹ래요 as a noun modifier? e.g. the thing my mom wants to buy, the place I want to go, etc.

    • 현미

      old comment, but you would say
      우리 엄마가 사고 싶은 물건.. = thing my mom wants to buy..
      제가 가고 싶은 곳.. = place I want to go..

    • saray thumy

      안녕하세요! What is meaning (으)ㄹ래요.

    • 현미

      check out the lesson

  • Harvey Rivas Potot

    – 몸이 좀 아파도 수업이 끝난 후에 학권에 갈래요.
    – 세부에 도착하면 제가 데리러 가 줄래요? 아니면 택시를 타고 혼자 올래요?

  • McKenzie Rodwell

    오늘 언제 집에 와요, 우리 영화를 볼래요? When i come home today, Do you want to watch a movie?

  • Alain Sivisay

    How do you differenciate with 으ㄹ래요 from Lesson 3 16 ?
    So confusing…

  • 이상민

    시간이 있으면 우리 커피 마시면서 한국어로 얘기할래요?

  • Nguyen Miny


    • saray thumy

      안녕하세요! What is meaning (으)ㄹ래요.감사하니다

  • Nhoc Nhoc

    밥 먹을래?
    Do you want to eat with me?
    카페 혼자 갈래요.
    I’ll go to coffee shop alone.
    고향에 지금 돌아갈래요.
    I’ll go back to my hometown now.

  • Kae

    이 밤은 민석이랑 노래방에 간데, 우리랑 갈래? = This night I’ll go with Minseok to the karaoke, do you want to come with us?
    커피 밖에 안 마실래 = I only want to drink coffee

  • Ha Lam

    저는 한국어 공부할래 서 한국에 갈레요..
    I will study Korean and visit this country in the future. ^^

    • HSK

      저는 한국어 공부해서 한국에 갈래요.

  • Xin Ru

    방학 때는 뭐 할래요? 보통 대학생들은 방학 때는 놀 고싶어요. 그런데 제가 방학 때는 공부하고 인턴 할래요.
    What do you want to do during school vacation? Usually university students want to play during school vacation. But I want to study and intern during school vacation.

    • HSK

      방학에 뭐 할거에요? 대학생들은 방학 때 보통 놀고 싶어요. 그런데 저는 방학에 공부하고 인턴할래요.

    • Xin Ru

      Thank you for correcting my sentences! May I ask when to use 방학에 and when to use 방학 때?

    • HSK

      I can’t tell. it just sounds more natural to me. maybe some other korean won’t agree to me. don’t think it too seriously.

  • Trinity

    감사합니다!! I’d seen and heard this ending a lot before, but I was never completely sure what it meant!!

    Practice Sentences:

    지금 경은 씨는 바쁜데, 제가 나중에 만날레요 – Kyungeun is busy now, but I want to meet her later
    현우가 좋아하는 영화는 재미있은 것 같아요. 내일 같이 볼래요? – The film that Hyunwoo likes seems interesting. Do you want to watch it together tomorrow?
    오늘 열심히 일해서 일찍 잘래요 – I worked hard today so I am going to sleep early

    맞아요?? 감사합니다!!

  • angrykriseu

    How would it be if I wanna say, “I will not tell you”?

    “안 말할래요” or “말하지 않을래요”?