1. Forum
  2. >
  3. Topic: Korean
  4. >
  5. 스티브가 한국어를 배우는 것을 돕고 있어요. Anyo…

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/PeterReill7

스티브가 한국어를 배우는 것을 돕고 있어요. Anyone here know why this sentance has the word for thing in it?

스티브가 한국어를 배우는 것을 돕고 있어요. Anyone here know why this sentance has the word for thing in it?

Kinda confuses me but im guessing its just a colloquial thing?

June 1, 2019

1 Comment

Sorted by top post

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/chekeeko

It's just a traditional way Korean people use words. Th reason they use "thing" after a verb is because they are making the verb into a noun, and the action being done becomes a thing. If my explanation was confusing, go to this website: https://www.howtostudykorean.com/unit-2-lower-intermediate-korean-grammar/unit-2-lessons-26-33/lesson-26/

June 1, 2019
Learn Korean in just 5 minutes a day. For free.