Site Feedback

Resolved questions
How do you say "Im procrastinating" in korean?

For example
"I'm supposed to be doing my homework but I'm putting it off"
is it 내가 꾸물거리다? or is that unnatural/incorrect?

For learning: Korean
Base language: English
Category: Culture

Share:

1 comment

    Please enter between 2 and 2000 characters.

     

    Answers

    Sort by:

     

    Best Answer - Chosen by the Asker
    In that case,the word "lazy" is more like it.
    뭔가 해야 할일을 자꾸 미루고 있으니 "나는 게으르다"는 표현이 적당.
    On the other hand "꾸물거리다"는 어떤 특정 시점(at a certain point) 뭔가를 천천히(굼뜨게) 하는행동을 말함.
    예를 들면,1.그만 꾸물거리고 빨리가자,안그러면 버스시간에 늦겠다.2.신문 좀 가져오라고 하는데 뭘 그렇게 꾸물거리고 있어? 빨리 좀 가져와!

    Hope that helps!

    Submit your answer


    Please enter between 2 and 2000 characters.

    If you copy this answer from another italki answer page, please state the URL of where you got your answer from.