(으)ㄴ데

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Description

A + (으)ㄴ데 / V + 는데 : Description

Notes

Conjugation Rule

Conjugation Rule
Pattern Case Example
Rule 1: A + ㄴ데 If there is no 받침 or if the adj/verb stem ends with a ㄹ 받침 아프다 → 아픈데
Rule 2: A + 은데 If there is a 받침 at the end of the adj/verb stem 깊다 → 깊은데


Conjugation Rule
Pattern Case Example
Rule 1: V + 는데 If there is no 받침 or if the adj/verb stem ends with a ㄹ 받침 가다 → 가는데
Rule 2: V + 는데 If there is a 받침 at the end of the adj/verb stem 먹다 → 먹는데


Sentence Examples

Korean English Notes
배고픈데 피자 시켜먹자. I'm hungry. Why don't we order pizza? Low form
한잔하러 가는데 너도 같이 갈래? We're going to go grab a beer, why don't you join us? Low form
일요일인데 출근해요? It's Sunday, but do you go to work? Polite informal form
어제 옷을 샀는데 마음에 안 들어요. Yesterday I bought a piece of clothing, but I don't like it. Polite informal form
책 읽는데 좀 조용히 해 주세요. I'm reading a book; can you please be quite? Polite informal form
서울역까지 가는데 몇 분 걸려요? How many minutes does it take to get to Seoul Station? Polite informal form
날씨도 좋은데 야외로 놀러가자. The weather is nice, so let's go on a picnic. Low form
저녁을 먹는데 친구에게 전화가 왔어요. I was having dinner, my friend called me. Polite informal form
TV를 보는데 엄마가 꺼버렸어. I was watching TV, my mom turned it off. Low form
샤워를 하는데 택배아저씨가 왔어요. I was taking a shower, a deliveryman came. Polite informal form


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