Will it be sunny tomorrow?
Did I answer the question correctly?
When people start worrying about something, they cannot concentrate on anything else.
In this article, let’s try to express that concern in Korean.
Express what you are concerned about.
Speak out your doubts and questions.
-ㄹ까 is used when you want to put into words what you are wondering or wondering about.
Speak up about your concerns and questions?
이러면 양이 부족할 거예요.
I don’t think this is enough quantity.
이러면 양이 부족할까요?
Would this be insufficient?
Speak as a question.
The key is to express your doubts and concerns, not to talk about what you think or guess.
How to use “-ㄹ까”.
-ㄹ까 is used with verbs or adjectives.
Vst + -(으)ㄹ까
오다 + -ㄹ까 = 올까
이다 + -ㄹ까 = 일까
내리다 + -ㄹ까 = 내릴까
운동하다 + -ㄹ까 = 운동할까
좋다 + -ㄹ까 = 좋을까
있다 + -ㄹ까 = 있을까
없다 + -ㄹ까 = 없을까
듣다 + -ㄹ까 = 들까
놀다 + -ㄹ까 = 놀까
덥다 + -ㄹ까 = 더울까
※Vst = stem of verbs or adjectives.
Add -ㄹ까 to the stem of a word without a patchum and -을까 to a word with a patchum.
No patchum in the stem
Will he come at the appointed time?
Will it rain tomorrow?
I wonder if Mr. Mingyong will wake up properly tomorrow?
If -요 is added to the end of a sentence, it is polite, if not it is an inquiry to someone close to you or to yourself.
Have a patchum in the stem
Is the weather good in Gangwon-do for the weekend?
Will he be home at this time?
Are they really not tasty?
You can raise the issue with someone else, or you can talk to yourself.
Cases of irregular changes.
How do I solve this problem?
Since there is already a ㄹ-pachym in the stem, only -까 is added.
Part of ㄷpatchum
How long will we walk there?
For words where the ㄷ patchm changes to ㄹ, add -을까 after the change.
Part of ㅂpatchum
Will this summer be hotter than last year?
The vocabulary where the ㅂ patchum changes to 우 is added -ㄹ까 at the point of change.
Let’s try a little application of “-ㄹ까”.
You are willing to talk about your past.
Sometimes what you are concerned about is “in the past”.
Would the documents have been accepted successfully?
Would I have passed my thesis review this semester?
How hard were people working during WWII?
If you are going to use it with the past tense, add it to -았/었/였.
You can ask for their opinion.
-ㄹ까 can also be used to ask for the other person’s opinion or thoughts.
Is that restaurant full of people?
I don’t think there will be many people there today.
It is a good idea to practice answering a question asked with -ㄹ까 with -ㄹ 거예요.
There is also a way to combine them with interrogative word.
You can also add -ㄹ까 to question words such as 무엇.
Where in the world am I?
What is the reason?
How is the weather in Fukuoka now?
뭐 and 어떻다 are often used with -ㄹ까, so it is good to learn it as one of the patterns.
Once you have learned the basic sentence patterns, let’s actively incorporate them into your conversations with your friends.