Intermediate Grammar #3: ~(으)ㄹ 텐데 “I would imagine…”

← Previous Full Grammar List Next → ~(으)ㄹ 텐데: Equivalent to “I would imagine…” or “…must be true…” Expresses the expected/intended future state of things Combination of ~(으)ㄹ 터이다 (gives intention) and ~(으)ㄴ/는데 (expresses background info) 1st clause: Strong expectation (“I would imagine…”) 2nd clause: Related or contrary statements (“so/but”) Usage: Can finish a sentence […]