때문

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Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[t͈e̞mun]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? ttaemun
Revised Romanization (translit.)? ttaemun
McCune–Reischauer? ttaemun
Yale Romanization? 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.
    Jeonnare gongbureul byeollo mot haetgi ttaemune siheomeul mot bwasseoyo.
    I failed the test because I couldn't study well the day beforehand.
    내가 당신에게 그 서류 양식을 보냈기 때문이에요.
    Naega dangsinege geu seoryu yangsigeul bonaetgi ttaemunieyo.
    Because I sent you the form.

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