Unit 1: Stage 7 Learning Common Courtesies


Dialogue Setting:

Paul embarks on his first tour of Seoul. He has succeeded in hailing a taxi, following Professor Cho’s recommendation that he first visit Nam-dae-mun si-jang. After Paul hops into the taxi, the driver begins a conversation, asking Paul’s destination.

Gentelman talking to a taxi driver.

ǒ-sǒ o-se-yo.  ǒ-di-ro ka-se-yo?
Welcome.  Where are you headed? 

Nam-dae-mun si-jang pu-t’a-k’am-ni-da.
To Nam-dae-mun si-jang, please.