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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Excuse me please (formal)
저기요 / 잠시만요
Jeogiyo / jamshimanyo
Excuse me (casual)
Thanks for your help (formal)
Thanks for your help (casual)
Thank you very much
That is very kind
당신은 참 친절하시군요
dangshineun cham chinjeolhashigunyo
How kind of you (formal)
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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