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Korean Words: Personal Questions

Korean Words for Personal Questions

이름이 뭐예요?
ireumi mwoyeyo
What is your name?

성함이 어떻게 되세요?
seonghami eotteoke doeseyo
What is your name? (honorific)

나이가 몇 살이에요?
naiga myeot sarieyo
How old are you?

연세가 어떻게 되세요?
yeonsega eotteoke doeseyo
How old are you? (honorific)

집이 어디예요?
jibi eodiyeyo
Where is your house?

Name 이름 ireum
Name (honorific) 성함 seongham
Age 나이 nai
Age (honorific) 연세 yeonse
House jip
House (honorific) daek
Rice, meal bap
Rice, meal (honorific) 진지 jinji
Occupation/job 직업 jigeop
Workplace 직장 jikjjang
Hobby 취미 chwimi
Nation, country 나라 nara
Country of birth 출신 chulssin
School 학교 hakkkyo
Major [area of study] 전공 jeongong

댁이 어디세요?
daegi eodiseyo
Where is your house? (honorific)

밥 먹었어요?
bap meogeosseoyo
Have you eaten?

진지 드셨어요?
jinji deusyeosseoyo
Have you eaten? (honorific)