“A spicy and seasoned dish.”
“Cooking with less spiciness.”
If you do not like spicy food, you will probably order a dish that is not spicy.
This time, we will learn an expression that expresses the degree that can be used when you want to say “Don’t make it spicy.”
Describes a scene in more detail.
Indicates “how and to what degree”.
The -게 is used to add a new nuance to a verb.
More detailed expression.
The goldfish is moving.
금붕어가 빠르게 움직여요.
The goldfish is moving fast.
The addition of -게 allows for more detailed expression.
How to use “-게”.
Combine -게 with the stem of an adjective.
Dv + -게
싸다 + -게 = 싸게
맵다 + -게 = 맵게
크다 + -게 = 크게
맛있다 + -게 = 맛있게
예쁘다 + -게 = 예쁘게
※Dv = an adjective
I bought clothes cheaply at Dongdaemun.
Flowers have bloomed beautifully.
The food looks delicious.
You would use -게 in front of the verb like this.
Don’t think too hard.
The gift was gratefully received.
That’s a good shot.
It is also a good idea to memorize frequently used combinations in patterns.
Vocabulary selection and notes on “-게”.
-게 is used with “이, 그, 저”.
-게 can also be used with “이, 그, 저”.
This is how we eat curry in India.
It is not good to put the book, that way.
It’s very dangerous to drive like that.
How do you get to the post office from here?
These are -게 for 이렇다, 그렇다 and 저렇다.
-게 and “이, 그, 저”.
이렇다 + -게 = 이렇게
그렇다 + -게 = 그렇게
저렇다 + -게 = 저렇게
이렇다 + -게 = 어떻게
These four should be memorized together.
Be careful to choose vocabulary to make your sentences natural.
-게 may not be used for every word.
Shakes its head brightly. (x)
Move the feet more yellow. (×)
I eat bread strongly. (×)
You must choose natural vocabulary to avoid sentences that do not make sense.
Let’s start by practicing with simple sentences.