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Chohinun/Oori I'd like to know what the difference is between Chohinun and Oori If you translate it it both comes out as "We", and i can't seem to figure out when to use Chohinun or Oori I also want to know when to use Cho and when to use Na Ty
Jan 4, 2010 3:32 PM
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Chohinun is a humble word for Oori. There're two ways to show your respect to someone. One is to ennoble someone or his/her action or anything related to him/her. The other one is to make yourself humble. You say "Oori" to me, you and I will be on the same stair. But if you say "Chohi", you're on the stair lower than the stair where I stand on. I look down at you, you look up at me and there's some distance between us. So you don't need to use it when talk to your friend. Cho is a humble word for Na, I'm sure you can figure out when to use it ;)
January 4, 2010
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