The more … the more … / -면 -을수록
Do you want to …? / -(으)ㄹ래요?
It can’t be … / -(으)ㄹ 리가 없어요, 할 리가 없어요
Verb ending -지요/-죠
“당신” and “you”
Word builder 3 / 동(動)
It’s okay. I’m okay. / 괜찮아요
It is okay to…, You don’t have to… / -아/어/여도 돼요, 해도 돼요
You shouldn’t…, You’re not supposed to… / -(으)면 안 돼요, 하면 안 돼요
Among, Between / 사이에, 사이에서, 중에, 중에서
Anybody, Anything, Anywhere / 아무나, 아무도, 아무거나, 아무것도
To try doing something / -아/어/여 보다, 해 보다
Word builder 4 / 불(不)
Sometimes, Often, Always, Never, Seldom / 가끔, 자주, 별로, 맨날, 항상
Any / 아무 (part 2)
Spacing in Korean / 띄어쓰기
Word Contractions (part 1) / 주격 조사, 축약형
Most, Best (superlative) / 최상급, 최고
Less, Not completely / 덜
Sentence Building Drill #1
Spacing (part 2) / 띄어쓰기
Word builder 5 / 장(場)
Word Contractions (part 2)
Much (more), Much (less) / 훨씬
-(으)ㄹ + noun (future tense noun group) / -(으)ㄹ + 명사, 할 것
-(으)ㄴ + noun (past tense noun group) / -(으)ㄴ + 명사, 한 것
I think … (+ future tense) / -(으)ㄴ/(으)ㄹ/ㄴ 것 같다, 한 것 같다, 할 것 같다
To become + adjective / -아/어/여지다
To gradually/eventually get to do something / -게 되다, 하게 되다
Sentence Building Drill #2
Test Your Korean – Level 4 Dialogue in 100% Korean
Welcome to the 3rd Word Builder lesson of Talk To Me In Korean! In these Word Builder lessons, we introduce letters and words that work as building blocks of Korean vocabulary. They are not necessarily all Hanja words that are based on Chinese characters, but many of them are. Today’s keyword is 동.
The Chinese character for this word is 動.
The word 동 is related to “movement,” “move,” and “to move”
운 (to transport) + 동 (to move) = 운동 運動 = exercise; workout
Ex) 요즘에 운동 열심히 하고 있어요. = I’ve been doing exercise hard these days.
동 (to move) + 작 (to make) = 동작 動作 = movement; move
Ex) 이 동작을 따라하세요. = Follow me and do this move.
작 (to make) + 동 (to move) = 작동 作動 = operation (of a device)
Ex) 작동이 안 돼요. = It doesn’t work.
활 (to flow, to be alive) + 동 (to move) = 활동活動 = activity
온라인 활동 = online activities
음악 활동 = music/musical activities
TV 활동 = TV activities/appearances
동 (to move) + 사 (language) = [grammar term] 동사 動詞 = verb
이 단어는 동사예요. = This word is a verb.
동 (to move) + 물 (object, material) = 동물動物 = animal
동물 좋아해요? = Do you like animals?
연 (to connect) + 동 (to move) = [internet term] 연동聯動 = linkage; interlocking
페이스북 연동 = connecting to Facebook through another site
연동 되어 있어요. = (Two web services) are linked/connected together.
행 (to do, to go) + 동 (to move) = 행동 行動 = behavior
행동 똑바로 하세요! = Behave yourself!
동 (to move) + 영 (to project) + 상 (image) = 동영상 動映像 = video
Ex) 동영상 응답 = video response