TTMIK Level 9 Lesson 12 – -아/어/여 보이다

Do you often find yourself saying things like “You look great”, “It looks like fun” or “She looks like a student.”? In this lesson, we are going to look at how to say that something “looks like” something or “seems” to be a certain way, using the verb ending -아/어/여 보이다 and comparing it with -(으)ㄴ 것 같다.

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TTMIK Level 9 Lesson 12 – -아/어/여 보이다
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  • JUN

    선생님도 기분이 좋아 보여요.
    즐거운 시간을 보내세요. 🙂

  • MIN

    선생님! “you sound like a kid, worried, happy” 어떻게 말해요? 레슨을 주셔서 또 감사합니다

  • Jessica Bremer

    와, 이 진짜 도움이 되는 레슨을 줘서 고마워요~

    티티밐 짱~ 🙂

  • hi! I’m Maria and i live in Colombia, i really love your lessons and I hope someday you make deliveries of your books here too.

  • Sanjeeda Masroor

    1) It looks like it’s going to fall
    – 떨어질 거 보이네요

    2) This bag looks pretty.
    – 이 가방 예쁘게 보여요

    3) That kid looks like a cute puppy
    – 그 아이가 귀여운 강아지처럼 보여요

    4) This rope looks like a snake.
    – 이 로프 뱀처럼 보이네요

    If there are any mistakes in my sentences, please feel free to correct me.감사합니다!!