Site Feedback

Resolved questions
What's the difference between 얘기 and 이야기 ????

I hear 이야기하다 is to chat. And I've heard 얘기하다 Is talk. Are they interchangeable or not? What exactly is the difference and when and where should I uses each one?

For learning: Korean
Base language: English
Category: Language

Share:

0 comments

    Please enter between 2 and 2000 characters.

     

    Answers

    Sort by:

     

    Best Answer - Chosen by the Asker
    They both mean the same thing but the second is just the shortened version that has been addapted by speach patterns of people ~ sometimes the second of the two is a mouthfull so people just started saying the first :)

    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.

     

    More resolved questions for learning Korean