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How do I link two verbs together?

How would I write, for example:
I tried to do.. (시도하..)
I [intend to] remember to do..(이억하..)

I'm not talking about the modal verbs like ~고 싶다, ~야/도 되다, ~ㄹ 수 있/없다. I want to say sentences like 'I tried to cook rice' or 'I will remember to clean the house', etc. Is there a particle to add after 'cook' or 'clean'?
While answering this, can you also tell me how to say 'I think that..'
감사합니다 ^_^

For learning: Korean
Base language: English
Category: Language



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    to-infinitive is one of ways to link verbs together,
    and it will be very helpful for you to know how it is translated as Korean, I guess.

    in most cases, it can be translated as "~(하)는 것을" or "~(할) 것을.
    "~(할)" 것을 or "~ㄹ 것을" is the short form of "~(하)는 것을".

    looking at your first sentence,
    'I tried to cook rice', it can be broken down into three pieces.

    1.I tried 나는 시도했다. ~하는것을
    3.cook rice 밥을 하다.

    in here, to-infinitive + cook rice will be "밥을 하는것을"
    making them together, it will be "나는 밥을 하는것을 시도했다".

    to link to-infinitive and the verb "밥을 하다",
    firstly, takes out "다" as in "밥을 하다" , and just put "는 것을". because luckly
    the verb "밥을 하다" ends with "~하다".

    here are some similiar verbs ending with "~하다", and will follow the same rule.

    노래하다(sing a song)
    노래 하+는 것을

    (집을) 청소하다(clean the house)
    청소 하+는 것을

    운동하다(work out)
    운동 하+는 것을

    however there will be other verbs not ending with "~하다".
    가져오다 (bring something, for example, i forgot to bring my wallet)
    가져오 + 는 것을
    in this case, just take out "다" from "가져오다" and put "는 것을"

    빌리다.(borrow something)
    빌리+는 것을

    나가다(go out or get out)
    나가+ 는 것을

    밥짓+는 것을

    우+는 것을

    놀다(hang out)
    노+는 것을

    "i think that~" can means "(나는/난)~라고 생각한다." or "내 생각은 ~ 입니다."

    나는 밥(을) 짓는 것을/짓기를 시도했다(past). to cook rice 밥을 짓다. to make a link between 시도하다 and 밥을 짓다. you'll change 밥을 짓다 into 밥(을) 짓는 것+을 or 밥(을) 짓기+를 in order to use them as objects, nouns
    ~는 것,기 are for verbs to be nouns. 을,를 are particles for objects.
    나는 집(을) 청소할 것을 기억할거야(future).to remember 기억하다 to clean the house 집을 청소하다. to remember to clean the house 청소할 것+을 기억하다.
    I think 나는 생각한다.
    I think that~ 나는 + that + 생각한다
    I think she is beautiful. 나는 그녀가 예쁘다고 생각한다
    Because the order for Korean sentence is S + O + V

    I think there are a couple of ways of saying "I tried to do...".

    I tried to do... (좀) 해봤어(for nouns) or -려고 해봤어

    I tried to cook rice. (showing your friend steam-cooked rice) 밥 좀 해봤어. (밥 하다 to cook rice)
    I tried to sleep. 자려고 해봤어. (자다 to sleep)
    I tried to study. 공부하려고 해봤어. (공부하다 to study)

    As for "I will remember to do...", we say [-는 거 안 잊어버릴 거야 I won't forget to do...] in spoken Korean. For example,

    I will remember to clean the house. 집 치우는 거 안 잊어버릴 거야.
    I will remember to get up early. 일찍 일어나는 거 안 잊어버릴 거야.

    If what you will remember is about the listener and you want to speak in a more caring/affectionate way, try [-는 거 안 잊어버릴게].

    I will remember to give you a jingle. 너한테 전화하는 거 안 잊어버릴게.
    I will remember to meet you on Saturday. 토요일에 너랑 만나는 거 안 잊어버릴게.

    I think that... -은/는 것 같아.
    I think your brother plays piano well. 니 동생 피아노 잘 치는 것 같아.
    I think this song is good. 이 노래 좋은 것 같아.

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