Korean PhrasesThe Korean language is spoken primarily and officially in Korea (South Korea and North Korea), also in China (Yanbian). Worldwide, there are around 78 million Korean speakers, including large groups in the former Soviet Union, the United States, Canada, and Japan. Korean is considered by many to be a member of the Altaic family of languages, but its proper classification is not universally agreed on.
A : ?a? in ?are? Ae : as in the ?a? in ?hat?
Ya : as in ?yard? Yae : as in the ?ya? in ?yam?
Ô : as in ?of? E : in the ?ten?
YÔ ; as in ?young? Ye : in in ?yes?
O : as in ?go? Wa : as in ?waffle?
Yo : as in ?yoke? Wae : as in ?wa? in ?wax?
U : as in ?flute? Oe : as in ?wa? in ?way?
Yu : as in ?you? We : as in ?wet?
Ŭ : as in ?oo? in ?look? Wi : as in ?we?
I : as in ?ee? in ?beet? Ŭi : as in ?u? plus ?i?
Wo : in ion ?won?
Basics and Greetings
Hello : annyǒng hashimnigga (formal)
Good bye: (to someone leaving) annyǒnghi kaseyo
Good bye: (to someone staying) annyǒnghi kyeseyo
Please : put?ak hamnida
Thank you : kamsa hamnida>
You?re welcome : gwaench?ansǔmnida
No : aniyo
Excuse me: shillye hamnida
I?m sorry: mianhamnida
My name is? : che irǔmǔn ? imnida
I come from? : ch?ǒnǔn ?. e sǒ watsǔmnida
I want to get off here : yǒgiyae naeryǒjuseyo
I want to go to ? : ? e kago shipsǔmnida
Airport : konghang
Express bus terminal : kosok bǒsǔ t?ǒminǒl
Bus stop : bǒsǔ chǒngnyujang
Ferry crossing: naru
Ferry pier: pudu>
Underground station: chihach?ǒl yǒk
Train station: kich?a yǒk
Train: kich ?a
Post Office: uch?eguk
Public phone: gongjung chǒnhwa
Telephone card: chǒnhwa k?adǔ
How much does it cost?: ǒlmayeyo?
That?s too expensive: nǒmu pissayo
Can I have a discount?: chim ssage juseyo
Single room: shinggǔl
Double room: tǒbǔl lum
With private bath: yokshil innǔn bang
May I see the room?: pang?ǔl polsu issǒyo?
Do you have anything cheaper?: tǒssan kot sun ǒpsǔmnigga?
Please give me my key: yǒlse jom juseyo
I?m vegetarian: ch?aeshik juwi imnida
The menu, please: menyurǔl poyǒ juseyo
The bill please: kyesansǒ juseyo
Black pepper: huch?u
Water (cold): ch?an mul
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