어떻게

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Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

어떻게 (eotteoke)

  1. how; adverbial form of 어떻다(eotteota)
    내가 그 시험에 어떻게 통과하지?
    Nae-ga geu siheom-e eotteoke tonggwa-haji?
    How can I pass the exam?
  2. (어떻게 되다) what is … ?
    성함이 어떻게 되세요?
    Seonghami eotteoke doeseyo?
    What is your name?
    나이가 어떻게 되세요?
    Naiga eotteoke doeseyo?
    What is your age?
    이 컴퓨터는 가격이 어떻게 됩니까?
    I keompyuteo-neun gagyeog-i eotteoke doemnikka?
    How much is this computer?

Derived terms[edit]