Korean Phrases You Can Use Immediately

Once you start learning a new language, you want to use it immediately. The Korean phrases listed below allow you to do exactly that. For even more phrases, take a look at our learning resources for Korean at the end of the page.

20 Easy Korean Phrases

please in Korean제발 (jebal)
thank you in Korean고마워 (gomawo)
sorry in Korean미안해 (mianhae)
I want this in Korean나 이거 갖고 싶어 (na igeo gajgo sip-eo)
I want more in Korean난 더 원해 (nan deo wonhae)
I know in Korean알아 (al-a)
I don't know in Korean몰라 (molla)
Can you help me? in Korean저 좀 도와주실래요? (jeo jom dowajusillaeyo?)
I don't like this in Korean난 이게 싫어요 (nan ige silh-eoyo)
I like you in Korean난 너가 좋아요 (nan neoga joh-ayo)
I love you in Korean사랑해 (salanghae)
I miss you in Korean너가 그리워. (neoga geuliwo.)
see you later in Korean나중에 보자 (najung-e boja)
Come with me in Korean나랑 같이 가자 (nalang gat-i gaja)
turn right in Korean우회전해 (uhoejeonhae)
turn left in Korean좌회전해 (jwahoejeonhae)
go straight in Korean직진해 (jigjinhae)
What's your name? in Korean이름이 뭐에요? (ileum-i mwo-eyo?)
My name is David in Korean내 이름은 데이비드야 (nae ileum-eun deibideuya)
I'm 22 years old in Korean난 22살이야 (nan 22sal-iya)

Other Useful Phrases in Korean

hi in Korean안녕 (annyeong)
hello in Korean안녕하세요 (annyeonghaseyo)
bye bye in Korean잘가 (jalga)
ok in Korean승인 (seung-in)
cheers in Korean건배 (geonbae)
welcome in Korean환영합니다 (hwan-yeonghabnida)
I agree in Korean동의합니다 (dong-uihabnida)
Where is the toilet? in Korean화장실이 어디에 있어요? (hwajangsil-i eodie iss-eoyo?)
How are you? in Korean어떻게 지내? (eotteohge jinae?)
I have a dog in Korean난 개를 키워요 (nan gaeleul kiwoyo)
I want to go to the cinema in Korean영화관에 가고싶어요 (yeonghwagwan-e gagosip-eoyo)
You definitely have to come in Korean넌 반드시 와야해 (neon bandeusi wayahae)
This is quite expensive in Korean이거 상당히 비싸다 (igeo sangdanghi bissada)
This is my girlfriend Anna in Korean여기는 내 여자친구 안나야 (yeogineun nae yeojachingu annaya)
Let's go home in Korean집에가자 (jib-egaja)
Silver is cheaper than gold in Korean은이 금보다 저렴해 (eun-i geumboda jeolyeomhae)
Gold is more expensive than silver in Korean금이 은보다 더 비싸 (geum-i eunboda deo bissa)

Korean Vocabulary Books

Learn Korean - Quick / Easy / Efficient

Learn Korean - Quick / Easy / Efficient

This vocabulary book is a curated Korean word frequency list with 2000 of the most common Korean words and phrases. Following the Pareto principle (80/20 rule), this book is built to streamline the learning process by concentrating on the core words and sentence structures. The result is a unique book ideal for driven learners and language hackers.

Korean Vocabulary Book

This Korean vocabulary book contains more than 3000 words and phrases and is organized by topic to make it easier for you to pick what to learn first. It is well suited for learners of all levels who are looking for an extensive resource to improve their vocabulary or are interested in learning vocabularies in one particular area of interest.

Korean Flashcards


Korean Flashcards Online

On our partner platform Flashcardo you can find Korean flashcards to practice online for free ordered by topics and frequency of use, similar to our two vocabulary books above.

Printable Korean Flashcards

With this downloadable product you get all Korean flashcards available on Flashcardo.com in various formats for you to use. In detail you get 1 EPUB ebook, 2 PDF vocabulary lists and 8 printable flashcard PDFs.

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