10 Korean Phrases for Job & Work


FEATURED PHRASES: 

  1. 무슨 일 하세요?
    Mooseun il haseyo?
    What do you do for a living? 

  2. Fill in the blank with an occupation, then say EE-EH-YO. 

    __________ 이에요(예요). 
    __________ eaeyo (yeyo).
    I’m a __________. 

    Examples: 

    학생이에요. 
    Hakseng eaeyo.
    I’m a student. 

    선생님이에요. 
    Sunsengnim eaeyo.
    I’m a teacher. 

    간호사예요. 
    Ganhosa yeyo.
    I’m a nurse.

    의사예요. 
    Uisa yeyo.
    I’m a doctor. 

    변호사예요. 
    Byunhosa yeyo.
    I’m a lawyer. 

  3. 일 안 해요. 
    Eel an haeyo.
    I’m unemployed. (I'm not working.)

  4. 은퇴했어요. 
    Euntwehaessuhyo.
    I’m retired. 

  5. 전업 주부예요. 
    Jeonup jubuyeyo.
    I’m a full-time housewife. 

    전업 남편이에요. 
    Jeonup nampyeon eaeyo. 
    I’m a full-time house husband. 

  6. 일은 재밌나요?
    Eeleun jaemitnayo?
    Do you enjoy your job? 

  7. 일도 좋지만, 휴가가 더 좋아요.
    Eldo jochiman, hyugaga duh joayo.
    I like my job, but I like vacations more.

  8. 다른 일 찾고 있어요. 
    Dareun il chat go issuhyo.
    I’m looking for another job.

  9. 전직할꺼예요.
    Jeonjik halgguh yeyo.
    I’m changing careers. 

  10. 회사에 빈자리 있나요? 
    Hwesaeh binjari itnayo?
    Is there an opening at your company? 



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