때문

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Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


IPA(key) [t͈ɛ̝mun]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR ttaemun
RR (translit.) ttaemun
MC ttaemun
Yale ttaymun

Noun[edit]

때문 (ttaemun)

  1. (dependent noun) reason for something, usually in phrase "... 때문" ("...gi ttaemune")
    전날에 공부를 별로 못 했기 때문에 시험을 못 봤어요.
    Jeonnal-e gongbu-reul byeollo mot haetgi ttaemune siheom-eul mot bwasseoyo.
    I failed the test because I couldn't study well the day beforehand.

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