Unit 2: Stage 6 Counting in Korean

 

i-ch'ǔng hwei-si-re-sǒ

-e-sǒ
post-positional particle (denotes dynamic location)
 
hwei-sil
(noun) meeting/conference room
 
i-ch'ǔng
second floor/story
 
i
two
 
ch'ǔng
classifier for floor or story level
 
tu-si
two o'clock
 
tu or i
two
 

Some Converntions of Enumeration:

  • Use Native Korean numerals...

    • (when telling time) to give the hours.

  • Use Sino-Korean numerals...

    • to give the minutes and/or seconds.
    • to describe building floors/stories.
      (e.g., second floor, seventh story)
Native Korean
 
Sino-Korean
 
 
0
kong / yǒng
 
ha-na
1
il
 
tul
2
i
 
set
3
sam
 
net
4
sa
 
ta-sǒt
5
o
 
yǒ-sǒt
6
yuk
 
il-gop
7
ch’il
 
yǒ-dǒl
8
p’al
 
a-hop
9
ku
 
yǒl
10
sip
 

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