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수철이는 열 네 살입니다.

 

I have found this sentence. I am confused 'cause I see topic marker after subject marker. I have thought that after noun comes subject marker or topic marker, not both of them.

For learning: Korean
Base language: English
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    Hi there.

    이 is not the subject marking particle here. It is a linking element that is often in casual/low-formal speech to link a noun ending with a 받침 (i.e. a consonant) and the particle.
    The construction then is 수철 + 이 (linking element) + 는 (topic marking particle).

    Hope that helped.

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