Expression of the Week
|Dae-cheol:||일어나십시오. Get up.|
|Ji-sook:||대철아, 이 엄마가 다 잘못했어. Dae-cheol, it was all my mistake.|
잘못했어 (my mistake)
잘못 - n. fault, mistake, wrongdoing
잘못하다 – v. commit an error; blunder; misdo
했어 – casual, past tense form of verb “하다” which means “to do”
Casual – 잘못했어.
Semi-polite – 잘못했어요.
Polite – 잘못했습니다.
>> [잘못했어] can be literally translated to “I’ve done something wrong”
>> the expression is used when you have done something wrong and you are asking for forgiveness
>> the expression can also be used to say or mean “I’m sorry”