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Numbers

Numbers
Korean Romanized Pronunciation Korean Romanized Pronunciation
일(하나) 1 il (hana) 육(여섯) 6 yuk (yeoseot)
이(둘) 2 i (dul) 칠(일곱) 7 chil (ilgop)
삼(셋) 3 sam (set) 팔(여덟) 8 pal (yodeol)
사(넷) 4 sa (net) 구(아홉) 9 gu (ahop)
오(다섯) 5 o (daseot) 십(열) 10 sip (yeol)

Days of the Week

Days of the Week
Korean English Pronunciation
일요일 Sunday Il.yo.il
월요일 Monday Wol.yo.il
화요일 Tuesday Hwa.yo.il
수요일 Wednesday Su.yo.il
목요일 Thursday Mog.yo.il
금요일 Friday Geum.yo.il
토요일 Saturday To.yo.il

Months

Months
Korean English Pronunciation Korean English Pronunciation
일월 January ir.wol 칠월 July chil.wol
이월 February i.wol 팔월 August pal.wol
삼월 March sam.wol 구월 September gu.wol
사월 April sa.wol 시월 October si.wol
오월 May o.wol 십일월 November sib.ir.wol
유월 June yu.wol 십이월 December sib.i.wol

Speaking Korean in Certain Situations

At the Airport
At the Airport
English Korean Pronunciation
Can you show me [your ticket], please? [승차권]좀 보여주시겠어요? seungchagwon jom boyeojusigesseo .yo?
Passport 여권 yeogwon
Boarding Pass 탑승권 tapseunggwon
ID 신분증 sinbunjjeung
Visa 비자 bija
Arrival/Departure Card 출입국신고서 chur.ipguksingoseo
Here you are. /Yes. 여기요/예 Yeogi.yo. / Ye.
Is the departure on time? 비행기는 정각에 출발해요? Bihaenggineun jeonggag.e chulbalhae.yo?
Is the arrival on time? 비행기는 정각에 도착해요? Bihaenggineun jeonggag.e dochakae.yo?
Can I check-in here? 여기서 탑승수속이 돼요? Yeogiseo tapseungsusogi dwae.yo?
Please tell me the gate number. 게이트 번호를 알려주세요. Ge.iteu beonhoreul allyeo juse.yo.
How many bags do you have? 갖고계신 짐이 몇 개입니까? Gatgo gyesin jim.i myeot gae.imnikka?
I have two suitcases. 두 개예요 Du gae.ye.yo.
This is carry-on baggage. 이 짐은 기내로 가지고 들어갑니다. I jim.eun ginaero gajigo deureo gamnida.
What is the purpose of your visit? 방문 목적은 무엇입니까? Bangmun mokjeog.eun mu.eosimnikka?
I am here [on business] [사업차]왔습니다. Sa.eopcha watseumnida.
... on vacation 휴가차 hyugacha
... for sightseeing 관광하러 gwangwangha reo
... for shopping 쇼핑하러 Syopinghareo
... to visit a duty free shop 면세점 myeonsejeom
... to exchange currency 환전소 hwanjeonso
May I cash this traveler's check? 이 여행자 수표를 현금으로 바꿔주시겠어요? I yeohaengja supyoreul hyeon.geum.euro bakkwo jusigesseo.yo?
I'd like to change this amount into [won]. [한국돈]으로 바꿔 주세요. Hangukdon.euro bakkwo juseyo
At the Hotel
At the Hotel
English Korean Pronunciation
I need a single room. 싱글룸 singgeul rum
I need a double room. 더블룸 deobeul rum
I need a suite. 스위트룸 seu.witeu rum
I'd like to extend my stay, for ... 더 묵고 싶습니다 ... deo mukko sipseumnida.
... one more day. 하루더 haru deo
... two more nights. 이틀밤 더 iteulbam deo
... a couple more days. 며칠 더 myeochil deo
At Restaurants
At Restaurants
English Korean Pronunciation
May I please have a menu? 메뉴 좀 갖다주세요. menu jom gatdajuse.yo.
I'd like one order of ... ....일인분 부탁합니다. ... il.inbun butak hamnida.
I cannot eat spicy food. 매운것을 못 먹습니다. mae.un geos.ul mot meokseumnida
Please don't make it spicy. 맵지않게 해주세요. maebji anke hae juse.yo.
Please bring me some water. 물 좀 주세요. mul jom juse.yo.
I’m a vegetarian. 채식주의자입니다. chaesik ju.uija imnida.
Please bring me the check. 여기 계산서 좀 가져오세요. Yeogi gyesanseo jom gajyeo.ose.yo.
Please give me a receipt. 영수증을 주세요. Yeongsujeung.eul juse.yo.
At the Bank
At the Bank
English Korean Pronunciation
I'd like to open an account. 구좌를 개설하고 싶습니다. Gujwareul gaeseolhago sipseumnida.
I'd like to ... 20,000 won. 2만원 .........해주세요. Iman.won ... haejuse.yo.
... deposit / ... wire transfer/ ... withdraw 입금/송금/인출 ipgeum / songgeum / inchul
How much do you charge for a wire transfer? 송금수수료는 얼마입니까? Songgeum susuryoneun eolma.imnikka?
How much is the interest? 이자는 얼마나 되나요? Ijaneun eolmana doena.yo?
I'd like to pay my bill. 공과금을 납부하고 싶습니다. Gonggwageum.eul napbuhago sipseumnida.
At the Immigration Office
At the Immigration Office
English Korean Pronunciation
I'd like to renew… ......을 갱신하려고 합니다. ...eul gaengsinharyeogo hamnida.
Foreign Resident Card/ Resident Card 외국인등록증/주민등록증 Oegug.indeungnok jeung/ Jumindeungnok jeung
I'd like to report… .....신고를 하려고 합니다. ... singoreul haryeogo hamnida.
... moving-in / ... moving-out 전입/전출 Jeon.ip / jeonchul
... birth / ... death / ... marriage 출생/사망/결혼 chulsaeng / samang / hon.in
I'd like to have a copy of… ...을 교부받고 싶습니다. ...reul hantong gyobubatgo sipseumnida.
my Resident Registration 주민등록등본 jumindeungnok deungbon
this person's Family Register 호적등본 hojeokdeungbon
At the Real Estate Office
At the Real Estate Office
English Korean Pronunciation
I am looking for … with 50 million won. 5천만원에 ....를 구하고 싶습니다. Ocheonman.won.e ...reul guhago sipseumnida.
... a lease of a house [room] on a deposit basis 전세 jeonse
... monthly rent 월세 wolse
... studio 원룸 wonrum
... house 단독주택 dandokjutaek
... apartment 아파트 apat
... business section 상가 sangga
I'd like to take a look at this house. 한번 둘러보고 싶은데요. Hanbeon dulreobogo sipeunde.yo.
How far is this house from a Subway Station? 지하철역에서 거리가 얼마나 걸리나요? Jihacheol yeok.eseoneun georiga eolmana geolrina.yo?
At the Post Office
At the Hospitals
English Korean Pronunciation
I'd like to send this parcel ... ... 로 이 소포를 보내고 싶어요 ...ro i soporeul bonaego sipeo.yo.
… to America. 미국으로 Miguk.euro
… by airmail. 항공우편으로 Hanggong.upyeon.euro
… by express delivery. 속달로 sokdalro
How long will it take to be delivered? 배송기간은 얼마나 걸리나요? Baesonggiganeun eolmana geolrina.yo?
Where can I get stamps? 우표를 어디에서 팔아요? Upyon.eun eodi.eseo parayo?
What's the zip code for this address? 이 주소의 우편번호가 뭐에요? I juso.ui upyeonbeonhoga mwoy.e.yo?
At the Hospital
At the Hospital
English Korean Pronunciation
I have a(n) … (headache). (머리가) 아파요 (meoriga) apayo.
… toothache. 이가 iga
… stomachache. 배가 baega
… earache. 귀가 gwiga
… sore throat. 목이 mog.i
… constipation. 변비 byeonbi
… diarrhea. 설사 seolsa
… indigestion. 소화불량 sohwabulryang
… the flu. 독감에 걸렸어요. dokgam.e geolryeotss.eo.yo
At Shopping Centers
At Shopping Centers
English Korean Pronunciation
Do you have … (shirts)? (셔츠)가 있나요? (syeocheu) inna.yo?
… pants? 바지 baji
… caps? 모자 moja
… shoes? 신발 sinbal
Do you have this in ... ? 이거 ...로 있나요? igeo ...ro. inna.yo?
… a large size? 큰걸로 keungeolro
… a small size? 작은걸로 jageungeolro
How much does this cost? 이거 얼마에요? igeo eolmaye.yo?
I will pay with a credit card. 신용카드로 지불하겠습니다. sinyongkadeuro jibulhagetseum nida.
Please give me a receipt. 영수증을 주세요. yeoungsujeung.eul juse.yo.
Where can I find ... ? ...는 어디 있나요? ...neun eodi inna.yo?

Food

Food
English Korean Pronunciation English Korean Pronunciation
rice bap kimchi 김치 kimchi
rice cake tteok herbs or wild greens 나물 namul
bread ppang fish 생선 saengseon
cookie/snack 과자 gwaja meat 고기 gogi
soup juk beef 쇠고기 sogogi
soup guk tomato 토마토 tomato
stew tang tuna 참치 chamchi
stew 찌개 jjigae grilled pancake jeon