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"My score was not good, but I passed."

Translation:점수가 좋지 않지만 통과했습니다.

November 9, 2017



Also, I don't think 통과 is a good word to use here. 합격 would probably be more appropriate given that 통과 has more of a feeling of passing something into existence or gaining entrance into some area or some idea.

For instance 통과: The law was passed; I passed through the gate

And 합격: Passing a test; passing an audition


통과했습니다 and 통과했어요 are the same thing right? -습니다 is just more polite. So why is it incorrect if I use ㅇㅇ요 instead of -ㅇㅇ습니다?


You're correct. Report it so they can fix it


Why do we use "좋지" ? Where does the "~지" come from?


Add -지 않다 to a verb or adjective to negate it.


To add to nleconte, ~지 않다 creates a negative expression when used as a verb stem.

좋다 - good

좋지 않다 - not good

There are a few ways to create negative words, phrases, and sentences, but this is one of the most common

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