~(으)면

(으)면 is used to create the meaning of ‘when’ or ‘if’. You have to add it at the end of a verb or adjective. 면 is added to words ending in a vowel or the consonant ㄹ while 으면 is added to words ending in a consonant (except for ㄹ).

  •  Example:

그 여자가 가르치면 저는 한국어를 잘 배워요. / I learn Korean well if that woman teaches.

  • Vocabulary:

그 = that

여자 = woman

가르치다 = to teach

한국어 = Korean

잘 = well

배우다 = to learn