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Skip to 0 minutes and 1 second Customer: Can I try these of sneakers on?

Skip to 0 minutes and 4 seconds Clerk: Yes. Try them on.

Skip to 0 minutes and 9 seconds Did you enjoy the video? Today we learned how to ask permission when we want to try wearing a dress that we like. As we studied before, for clothes like t-shirts, skirts and pants we use the verb “ipda”, while shoes and sneakers the verb is “sinda” and the verb “sseuda” is used for hats. That’s why depending on the type of clothes, the expressions we use change. When you want to try on a pair of sneakers you like you’ll ask “I undonghwa-reul sineobol su isseoyo?”, and when you want to try a hat, “I moja sseobol su isseoyo?”. Now then, let’s do some practice. First, let’s do the role of the customer.

Skip to 1 minute and 18 seconds Good, this time let’s practice with the worker’s part of the dialogue.

Skip to 1 minute and 33 seconds Well done. Everyone, try to practice one more time.

Skip to 1 minute and 43 seconds Customer: Can I try these of sneakers on?

Skip to 1 minute and 46 seconds Clerk: Yes. Try them on.

Role playing 2

As we studied before, for clothes like t-shirts, skirts and pants we use the verb ‘입다’, while shoes and sneakers the verb is ‘신다’ and the verb ‘쓰다’ is used for hats.

That’s why depending on the type of clothes, the expressions we use change. When you want to try on a pair of sneakers you like you’ll ask ‘ 이 운동화 신어볼 수 있어요?’ and when you want to try a hat, ‘이 모자 써 볼 수 있어요?’

Now then, let’s do Role playing. you can choose a character (Customer or Clerk) try to practice one more time.

1)Customer’s part of the dialogue

  • 손님 : 이 운동화 ____있어요?

  • 점원 : 네. 한번 신어 보세요.

2) Clerk’s part of the dialogue

  • 손님 : 이 운동화 신어 볼 수 있어요?

  • 점원 : 네. 한번 _____.

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