Category: Level 5

Level 5 Lesson 11 / Sentence Building Drill #3

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안녕하세요! This is the Sentence Building Drill (문장 만들기 연습) lesson! In this series, we will look at how you can expand your Korean sentence building skills by adding or replacing certain words in given sentences. All the “key” sentences that are used in these lessons are composed of grammar points that have previously been introduced through our lessons. This series will be a good opportunity for you to review what you have learned in the past and also to learn some new vocabulary! Have fun studying!

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Level 5 Lesson 12 / Noun + -(이)라는 + Noun / Someone that is called ABC / Someone who says s/he is XYZ

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Through this lesson, we take a look at how to use -(이)라는 to say things like “a boy called 석진”, “a girl whose name is 효진”, “a website called TalkToMeInKorean”, etc. This is very commonly used when you are talking about someone or something’ name or when you start talking about an abstract concept. Give this lesson a listen and be sure to make your own sample expressions and share them with us in the comment section below!

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Level 5 Lesson 13 / Word Builder lesson 7 / 회 (會)

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안녕하세요. ^^ Welcome to another lesson in the Word Builder series. In the Word Builder lessons, we introduce letters and words that work as building blocks of the Korean vocabulary. They are not necessarily all Hanja words based on Chinese characters, but many of them are.

Hope you enjoy this lesson, and we are looking at the word “회” [hoe].

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Level 5 Lesson 14 / -(으)니까, -(으)니 / Since, Because, As

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안녕하세요. ^^ In this lesson, we take a look at the verb ending -(으)니까 [-(eu)ni-kka]. This verb ending, -(으)니까, is used when the verb before -(으)니까 is the reason for another action or the basis of a judgement. Listen in to find out how this structure is used in natural context. Don’t forget to leave us a comment!

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Level 5 Lesson 15 / At least, Instead, It might not be the best but… / -(이)라도

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Welcome to another episode of  TalkToMeInKorean! In this lesson, we take a look at another Korean particle that can have various translations: -(이)라도. If this is the first time you’ve seen -(이)라도 being used, don’t worry – you will find it very easy to use and quite useful as well!

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Level 5 Lesson 16 / Narrative Present Tense in Korean / -(ㄴ/는)다, 하다 vs 해요 vs 한다

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안녕하세요. ^^ In this lesson, let us take a look at how to make narrative present tense sentences using -(ㄴ/는)다. This verb ending is usually used when you are talking to someone NOT older than you and on close terms with. It is also often used in writing when describing what is happening.

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Level 5 Lesson 17 / Quoting someone in Korean / -(ㄴ/는)다는, -(ㄴ/는)다고

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안녕하세요! In this lesson we take a look at the verb ending -(ㄴ/는)다는 and -(ㄴ/는)다고 and how they are used after verbs to talk about an action or a state. We also briefly review Lessons 10, 12 and 16 of Level 5 in this one. Are you ready? Have fun!

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Level 5 Lesson 19 / to tell someone to do something / Verb + -(으)라고 + Verb

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안녕하세요. ^^ In this lesson, we are looking at how to use the structure “Verb + -(으)라고 + Verb”. Through our previous lessons, we have learned that -(으)라고, -ㄴ/은/는다고, etc are used for quoting what something is called or what someone said. And today, let us look at how -(으)라고 is used after a verb to make an quoted imperative statement. Don’t forget to leave us a comment!

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Level 5 Lesson 20 / Sentence Building Drill #4

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안녕하세요! This is the Sentence Building Drill (문장 만들기 연습) lesson! In this series, we will look at how you can expand your Korean sentence building skills by adding or replacing certain words in given sentences. All the “key” sentences that are used in these lessons are composed of grammar points that have previously been introduced through our lessons. This series will be a good opportunity for you to review what you have learned in the past and also to learn some new vocabulary! Have fun studying!

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