N1+(이)나 N2 ~ N1 or N2

We can use -(이)나 between two nouns to mean ‘or’

Examples
연필이나 펜 있으면 좀 빌려 주세요
Please lend me a pen or pencil if you have one

가족이나 남자친구가 보고 싶지 않아요?
Don’t you want to see your family or boyfriend?/Don’t you miss you family or boyfriend?

떡국이나 돈까수를 먹자!
Let’s eat ddeokguk or donkatsu!

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