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Adjective/Verb + (으)면 좋겠다 : This is used to express desire, hope, or wish. This is literally translated to 'If (a/v) then it would be nice/good/great' or 'It would be great/nice if (A/V).'
- Special pronunciation rule?
|Rule 1:||Adjective/Verb + 면 좋겠다||If there is no 받침 or if the adj/verb stem ends with a ㄹ 받침|
|Rule 2:||Adjective/Verb + 으면 좋겠다||If there is a 받침 at the end of the adj/verb stem|
| 나 오늘 운전 면허 시험봤어."
"정말? 잘됐으면 좋겠다.
| I had a driver´s license test"
"for a real? I hope you passed the test.
|시간이 빨리 갔으면 좋겠다!!||It would be great if time passed by quickly.|
|내일은 날씨 좋으면 좋겠어||I hope the weather is nice tomorrow.|
|도착하자 마자 날 전화했으면 좋겠다.||It would be great if you called me as soon as you arrive.|
|철수가 괜잖으면 좋겠다.||I hope Chul-Soo is alright.|
|음식이 많으면 좋겠어. 배고파 죽겠다!||I hope there's a lot of food. I'm starving!|