Kick start your conversation in Korean

When you meet a native Korean speaker for the first time, you can use the below lines to kick off your conversation in Korean. Try them out and see if you’re being understood. Also, write down the words and phrases. The more you engage your brain, the more your learning sticks. Important: Although romanization is…

Basic phrases to help you get around Korea

Prepare for your next Korean trip with key conversational phrases! Below examples use polite language. Although romanization is given, remember that it’s only there to guide you. To learn correct pronunciation, practice with a native Korean speaker. Yes 네 [ne] No 아니요 [aniyo] Hi 안녕하세요. [an-nyeong-ha-se-yo] Tip: Bow when you say 안녕하세요. What’s your name?…

Ask questions using Who (누구), What (뭐), What Time (몇 시)

Who 누구 [nu-gu] What 뭐 [mwo] What time 몇 시 [meot si] Example sentences below use polite speech form. Who (누구) 누구세요? Who are you? OR Who is this? Role-play: a. 누구세요? b. 저 Nancy 예요. a. Who is this? b. It’s me Nancy. 누구 만나요? Who are you meeting? Role-play: a. 누구 만나요? b….