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Noun 만에 : Description
- You can only use this pattern with a time pattern as the noun.
- 하루, 이틀, etc
- 줄업 (만에) → Must use 후에 instead of 만에.
- Special pronunciation rule?
|Rule 1:||If there is no 받침 or if the adjective/verb stem has ㄹ as a 받침|
|Rule 2:||If there is a 받침 at the end of the adjective/verb stem|
|크리스는 한 시간 만에 돌아왔다.||Chris came back after an hour.||It focuses on the amount of time. There has been absence of 크리스 for an hour. It had been an hour since 크리스 left, and now he came back.|
|그 때 이후 삼 년 만이다.||It's been three years since the last time.|
|오랜만이야! 반가워.||This is a greeting expression used when one meets a friend whom one has not seen in some time. (i.e., "Long time, no see!")|
|이건 좀 허술해. 1초만에 깨지다니.||이건 is shorthand for 이것은.|