뜨다 Has Multiple Meanings

What meaning do you associate with the Korean verb 뜨다? Here are some of its diverse meanings.


Many Korean verbs have multiple meanings and usages, and 뜨다 is no exception. In this video lesson by Talk To Me In Korean, you can learn how to use 뜨다 in various contexts through realistic sample sentences.

Examples:
배가 뜨다 a boat floats
스펀지가 물에 뜨다 a sponge floats on the water
종이 배가 물에 떴어요. The paper boat floated on the water.
스펀지가 물에 떠요. The sponge floats on the water.
배가 곧 뜰 거예요. The boat will float soon.
이 노래는 작년에 떴어요. This song became popular last year.
이 가수는 꼭 뜰 거예요. This singer will surely become popular.

뜨다 Has Multiple Meanings