Korean Levels of Speech

Korean Levels of Speech – In Korean there are 7 levels of speech, however a few of them such as 하소서체 are archaic or rarely used.  The first 6 levels are known as 존댓말 and the last is catergorized as 반말 (‘half speech’).

[ Hopefully the examples I provided are correct, there is not much info out there on the different levels of speech! 🙂 ] Here is a pdf verion –>Korean Levels of Speech


One thought on “Korean Levels of Speech

  1. Nathan Glenn says:

    Thank you very much for this! Your site has great resources.
    Sometime if you could put up examples/endings for the other moods (besides declarative) that would be very helpful. It would actually make it the only resource I could find on the whole internet!

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