Thank You in Korean

Knowing how to be polite is essential for any Korean language learner. After today’s free lesson you’ll be able to say "thank you," "excuse me," "sorry," and use other polite Korean expressions with confidence. Listen carefully to the pronunciation and practice saying the Korean phrases aloud .

You'll become an expert in saying thank you in Korean in no time!

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Pronunciation of thank you in Korean...

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Thank you.



Excuse me please (formal)

저기요 / 잠시만요

Jeogiyo / jamshimanyo

Excuse me (casual)



Sorry (formal)



Sorry (casual)

도와주셔서 감사합니다

dowajusyeoseo gamsahamnida

Thanks for your help (formal)

도와주셔서 고마워요

dowajusyeoseo gomaweoyo

Thanks for your help (casual)

정말 감사합니다

jeongmal gamsahamnida

Thank you very much

대단히 고맙습니다

daedani gomabseumnida

Many thanks



You're welcome

정말 친절하시군요

jeongmal chinjeolhashigunyo

That is very kind

당신은 참 친절하시군요

dangshineun cham chinjeolhashigunyo

How kind of you (formal)

아주 친절하시네요

aju chinjeolhashineyo

How kind of you (casual)

You’ve added a whole host of new words to your Korean vocabulary bank. I hope you enjoyed this lesson!

If you want to learn more polite words in Korean or other Korean salutations then check these lessons out!

Anyoung hee gaseyo!

Sujung Lee: Rocket Korean

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