Decoded Slug: ~이렇게 [ireohge] (Like this, in this way)

Korean Grammar Point
~이렇게 [ireohge] (Like this, in this way)

~이렇게 [ireohge] (Like this, in this way)

Short explanation:

Used to indicate the manner or degree of the action; 'like this', 'in this way'.


이렇게 + Verb


이렇게 더운 날에는 아이스크림을 먹는 것이 최고예요.
ireohge deoun naraeneun aiseukeurimeul meogneun geosi choegoyeyo.
On a hot day like this, eating ice cream is the best.
제가 이렇게 늦게 도착할 줄 몰랐어요.
Jega ireohge neujge dochakhal jul mollasseoyo.
I didn't know I would arrive this late.
나는 이렇게 큰 문제를 해결할 수 있을 줄 몰랐어요.
Naneun ireohge keun munje reul haegyeol hal suisseul jul mollasseoyo.
I didn't think I could solve such a big problem like this.
저는 이렇게 몸이 커진 줄 몰랐어요.
Jeoneun ireohge momi keojin jul mollasseoyo.
I didn't realize my body had grown like this.

Long explanation:

'~이렇게 [ireohge]' is an adverb in Korean that is used to provide further explanation or emphasis on how a certain action is performed, or to what degree the action was performed. It is equivalent to 'like this' or 'in this way' in English. It can also express surprise or disbelief depending on the context.

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