Common Korean Verbs

Posted: 2010-06-20 / Updated: 2018-02-07

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Vocabulary List

Here is a list of Korean verbs for beginning learners:

PlainDefinitionsFormal PoliteInformal PoliteRemarks
이다to be입니다이에요/예요
있다to have; to exist있습니다있어요
가다to go갑니다가요
만나다to meet만납니다만나요
쓰다to write씁니다써요으-irregular
듣다to listen듣습니다들어요ㄷ-irregular
읽다to read읽습니다읽어요
먹다to eat먹습니다먹어요
마시다to drink마십니다마셔요
보다to see봅니다봐요
알다to know압니다알아요ㄹ-irregular
살다to live삽니다살아요ㄹ-irregular
부르다to call부릅니다불러요르-irregular
떠나다to leave떠납니다떠나요
사다to buy삽니다사요
하다to do합니다해요
오다to come옵니다와요
전화하다to make a phone call전화합니다전화해요
만들다to make만듭니다만들어요
보내다to send보냅니다보내요
일하다to work일합니다일해요
공부하다to study공부합니다공부해요
가져오다to bring가져옵니다가져와요
낫다to get better낫습니다나아요ㅅ-irregular
배우다to learn배웁니다배워요
돕다to help돕습니다도와요ㅂ-irregular

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