Welcome to the 6th episode of “How Do You Say This in Korean?”! This is a weekly segment, published every Friday, where teacher 경화 (Kyung-hwa) will be joined by a co-host of her choice each week to answer some listener questions. The questions we will be answering in this series are mainly about how to say certain things in Korean.
How do you say “What is your name?” in Korean?
= 이름이 뭐예요? / 이름이 뭐야?
[i-reu-mi mwo-ye-yo?] [i-reu-mi mwo-ya?]
How do you say “How was your weekend?” in Korean?
= 주말 잘 보냈어요?
[ju-mal jal bo-nae-sseo-yo?]
How do you say “I have to go now.” in Korean?
= 저 지금 가야 돼요.
[jeo ji-geum ga-ya dwae-yo.]
How do you say “I’m late. I missed the plane/my flight.” in Korean?
= 늦었어요. 비행기를 놓쳤어요.
[neu-jeo-sseo-yo. bi-haeng-gi-reul not-chyeo-sseo-yo.]
How do you say “I have come to register for TOPIK. I’d like to be fluent in Korean someday.” in Korean?
= TOPIK 시험 신청하러 왔어요. 언젠가는 한국어 잘하고 싶어요.
[TOPIK si-heom sin-cheong-ha-reo wa-sseo-yo. eon-jen-ga-neun han-gu-geo ja-ra-go si-peo-yo.]
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