Your Informal Honor

Surprisingly, the polite informal honorific endings are a piece of cake. All you need to know is whether the verb stem ends in a vowel or a consonant and tack on the appropriate ending.

Vowel StemConsonant Stem
-세요 -으세요

Here are some of the verbs from the previous page in their honorifc form:

VerbConjugated Verb
하다 (to do) 하세요
보다 보세요
좋다 좋으세요
가르치다 가르치세요
있다 있으세요

I've left out the "stem" column - you should already know how to get the stem by dropping the !

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