Level 4 Lesson 12 / to try doing something / -아/어/여 보다, 해 보다

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In this lesson, we are looking at how to say “to try doing” something in Korean. The structure that you can use to say this in Korean is -아/어/여 보다. The original meaning of “보다” is, as you know, “to see”. Listen in to find out how this is used in natural context and practice by making your own sentences in Korean in the comment!



You can download a free PDF for this lesson here, or if you want to study with our TalkToMeInKorean textbooks, you can get them here. And after you learn the basics, try writing your own Korean sentences and get corrections from native speakers through HaruKorean, our 1:1 correction service.


  • Kevin Han

    서울에서 일 찾아 볼 거예요.

  • JUN

    언제든지 질문이 있으면 언제나 선생님한테서 물어보세요.
    아니면 친구한테서 먼저 물어봐요.

  • Tiptop

    Before I speak Korean, I will try to write it.
    전에 한국말 하서 제가 한국어를 써 볼게요.

    I should try and study more.
    제가 더 공부하 보야 되요.
    마자요?

  • Dolsanria

    거짓말을 해 봐. 너를 죽일 거야!
    Try lying to me and I’ll kill you.

    Hehe. I think I was influenced a lot by Korean dramas :D

  • Whispurr

    회를 먹어 봐서, 의외로 맛있네요!