Speakin’ Korean: Going somewhere?

by Stripes Korea
Stripes Korea
Here is some direction on giving directions the next time you’re trying to get somewhere in a taxi.
 
Left side
Wen-Jok-eh  (The “Wen” is the left “Jok” is the side or direction and “eh” is a place marker so “at” the left side)
 
Left turn
Chwa-hue-jeon
 
Right Side
O-run-jok-eh
 
Right turn
Oo-hue-jeon
 
In front of
Op-eh
 
Before
Jeon-eh
 
Beside
Yeop-eh
 
Behind
Dwui-eh
 
Go straight
Jik-jin  ga-se-yo 
 
Stop here please
Yo-gi  se-wah-ju-se-yo  (“yo-gi”  is here  “Ju-se-yo” is requesting that something be done for you or given to you)

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