Decoded Slug: ~함에 있어 [hame isseo] (In terms of)

Korean Grammar Point
~함에 있어 [hame isseo] (In terms of)

~함에 있어 [hame isseo] (In terms of)

Short explanation:

This grammar pattern is used to indicate 'in terms of', 'when it comes to', 'with respect to'.


Verb stem + -ㅁ + 에 있어


식량 생산함에 있어 아직 많은 문제점이 있습니다, 그러므로 우리는 새로운 변화의 필요성을 느껴야 합니다.
Sigryang saengsan-ham-e iss-eo ajig manh-eun munjejeom-i issseubnida, geuleomulo ulineun saeloun byeonhwa-ui pil-yoseong-eul neuggyeoya habnida.
In terms of food production, there are still many problems, so we need to feel the need for new changes.
사랑함에 있어 솔직함이 가장 중요한 요소 중 하나라고 생각합니다.
Salang-ham-e iss-eo soljigham-i gajang jung-yohan yoso jung hanalago saeng-gaghabnida.
In terms of love, I think honesty is one of the most important elements.
환경보호함에 있어 각 사람의 작은 노력이 큰 변화를 가져옵니다.
Hwangyeong boho-ham-e iss-eo gak salam-ui jag-eun nolyeog-i keun byeonhwa leul gajyeo-omnida.
In terms of environmental protection, each person's little effort brings about great change.
팀워크함에 있어서는 그녀가 우리 팀에서 가장 중요한 사람입니다.
Timweokeu-ham-e iss-eoseoneun geunyeoga uli tim-eseo gajang jung-yohan salam-ibnida.
In terms of teamwork, she is the most important person in our team.

Long explanation:

'~함에 있어' is a Korean grammar point used when explaining a certain standard or point of view when you judge something. It's equivalent to 'in terms of', 'when it comes to' or 'in the context of' in English. This grammar point can be used in various contexts and in sentences expressing opinions or subjective views from specific standards or perspective.

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