Low Intermediate Week 1 Review

Most Important Things We Went Over This Week

  • 이/가 is the subject particle marker; 을/를 is the object particle marker.
  • 그리고/그렇지만/그래서 can drop all the 그 ㄹ stuff to join together those two sentences with just ~고~/~지만~/~서~.
  • Make almost any sentence “formal” by adding 시 after the base verb (가다 = 가시다, etc).
  • 당신 = primarily for one’s spouse; 너 = primarily for very close friends.
  • 예요 = ending when there is no final 밪침 consonant; 이예요 = when previous word ends with a consonant.
  • Sino-Korean = counting; “Pure” Korean = 1st, 2nd, etc.

Things that Need More Conversation Practice

  • Honorific: Pretend like I’m your grandmother.
  • Joining two sentences together – make 2, then join them.
  • Prepositions: Describe this room and where items are located.
  • Personal info related to numbers (height, weight, etc).
  • Dates and times: Tell me your next month schedule as well as your typical daily schedule.
  • Counting words: Tell me how many of ______ are in the picture.

Things that Need Quizzed

  • What’s the difference between 이/가 and 을/를?
  • What are the four sentence types and what is the sentence structure? (declarative, interrogative, imperative, propositive -> S+O+V, not S+V+O as in English).
  • What’s the difference between 당신 and 너 and when are each commonly used?
  • How do you make someone’s title honorific? (Add 님).
  • When do you use 예요 or 이예요? (Fill in the blanks practice).
  • Numbers, dates, times, counting words, prepositions.