못 Negative – Korean Negative Statements #4

We learned about 안 negative in last 2 episodes. In this episode, we'll learn how to use 못 negative. As we learned in our introduction, 못 negative is used for the lack of ability. Simply speaking, it's "cannot" in Korean. 이젠 더 못 먹어.I cannot eat any more. 눈이 와서 차가 못 들어 가.Cars cannot

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3 Words in Running Man 354(Global Race 8)

전대미문(前代未聞) It means something never heard before. 전(前) means before. 대(代) means age. 미(未) means not. 문(聞) means to hear. So, it means something never heard in previous ages. They are going to 전율미궁(Labyrinth of fear). 전율미궁 is a unique noun so it is not much used but 전대미문 is used a lot. So, 석진

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안 Negative Tense – Korean Negative Statements #3

We learned how to use 안 negative in last episode. We'll learn how to use tense with 안 negative sentences this week. 아니다 When you use tense with 이다 verb, it should be added with 아니다. 여기는 우리 동네가 아니었어.Here was not my village. 그건 제 신발이 아니었을 거예요.That might not be my shoes. Short

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3 Words in Running Man 353(Global Race 7)

뻘쭘 It means embarrassing. It is a slang. Use it only between close friends. Don't use it when you should be polite. 뻘쭘하기는 한데 이 말을 해야 할 것 같아.It's a bit embarrassing, but I think that I should say this. 왜 그렇게 뻘쭘해 해. 그냥 편하게 있어.Why are you so embarrassed? Just make yourself

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안 Negative – Korean Negative Statements #2

We'll start our negative statement journey with 안 negative. 안 negative is about simply denying a statement or not doing something intentionally. Denying statement When you're denying a statement, it is used with 이다 verb. 나는 학생이다.나는 학생이 아니다.I'm a student.I'm not a student. 여기는 우리 동네야.여기는 우리 동네가 아니야.This place is my village.This place

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3 Words in Running Man 352(Global Race 6)

주섬주섬 This word is used when you're gathering something scattered on the ground. In addition, you can use it when you're taking out something deep inside of your pocket, body. In this screenshot, 지효 took out the notebook in her necklace. It's not a pocket, but it was attached to her body, so it is

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Korean Negative Statement Overview – Korean Negative Statements #1

From today, we'll learn "not" in Korean. If we use some grammar jargons, we'll learn how to make negative statements. It sounds too basic, because it's about making sentences like "This is not a chair", "I'll not visit there next month", etc. Unfortunately, like many other Korean grammar rules, many case-by-case scenarios and weird rules

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3 Words in Running Man 351(Global Race 5)

등판 This word came from baseball. When a pitcher takes the mound, it is called 등판. So, it is used when someone appears or starts to move. In the screenshot above, 재석 is now buying tickets. So, 등판 is used here. 너무 빨리 등판하는 거 아냐?It seems that you're starting too fast. Doesn't it? 10회

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3 Words in Running Man 350(Global Race 4)

가관, 장관 These 2 words end with the same character 관, but they have almost opposite meaning. 가관 is used when someone’s action is really odd. It is used to ridicule or tease it. It has a sarcastic nuance.장관 means great or awesome. It is used a lot with scenery or nature. 석진 was so

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