Also In Korean (Using The Suffix 고요)
The Korean suffix A/V + 고요 is a useful way to add more information to a sentence, typically in the form of an additional characteristic or detail.
It roughly translates to “and,” “also,” “as well,” or “too” in English.
The structure is often used to make a follow-up point about something previously mentioned in the conversation.
Travelling by bus is convenient here. And it's cheap too.
Well-being (wholesome) food is delicious. And it's good for your health.
This is a long movie. And it's really boring as well.
He's very rich. And he's also very popular.
The 고요 suffix is versatile and can be used in both casual and formal situations. However, it is more commonly found in spoken Korean. You’ll find it particularly useful when you want to add supplementary information or emphasize additional qualities or characteristics.
Understanding and utilizing 고요 will allow you to speak more fluidly in Korean, effectively linking related pieces of information.
It is a straightforward way to make your conversations richer and more nuanced.