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~ji maleemnida

Definition (meaning)

  • a kind of predicate (the ​part of a ​sentence that ​contains the ​verb and gives ​information about the ​subject) which is used in Korean military.
  • In military, every saying is supposed to be very strict and not soft. as adding this idiom after verb, sentence gets more strict. for instance, 밥먹자(normal expression : babmuckja: means 'Let's eat something'), 밥먹지 말입니다.(military expression : babmuckji maleemnida)
  • this word is used when a low ranked soldier say to a high ranked soldier with polite respect.
  • this word is used in 태양의 후예(korean TV series).
  • Many Korean grammar teachers say this usage is not fit for grammar rule.

Definition by other languages (含义 / significado / परिभाषा / 意味 / Bedeutung / définition / 뜻)

  • 동사의 뒤에 추가되어 사용되는 대한민국 군대식 서술어이다. / 예컨대 밥먹자는 군대식으로 밥먹지 말입니다. 로 바꿀수 있다. / 이 단어는 낮은 계급의 병사가 상급 병사에게 말할때 사용된다./ 이 단어는 KBS TV드라마 태양의 후예에서 사용되었다. / 많은 국문법 교육자들은 본 용법이 문법상 맞지 않는다고 주장한다. (korean)

Taboo level (Level 1~5, Higher is more disapproved)

level 1.


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