젓가락질

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From 젓가락 (jeotgarak) + (jil).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [t͡ɕʌ̹t̚k͈a̠ɾa̠k̚t͡ɕ͈iɭ] ~ [t͡ɕʌ̹k͈a̠ɾa̠k̚t͡ɕ͈iɭ]
  • Phonetic hangeul: [/]
Revised Romanization? jeotgarakjil
Revised Romanization (translit.)? jeosgalagjil
McCune–Reischauer? chŏtkarakchil
Yale Romanization? cesqkalakqcil

NounEdit

젓가락질 (jeotgarakjil)

  1. using chopsticks; handling chopsticks
    외국인들의 서투른 젓가락질정말 재미있다.
    Oegugindeurui seotureun jeotgarakjireul bomyeon jeongmal jaemiitda.
    It's really interesting to watch foreigners use chopsticks awkwardly.
    그녀음식상에서 물컹한 메밀묵으려고 젓가락질을 해 보았지만 여의치 않았다.
    Geunyeoneun eumsiksang-eseo mulkeonghan memilmugeul jibeuryeogo jeotgarakjireul hae boatjiman yeouichi anatda.
    She seemed to be struggling to use chopsticks to pick up the squashy buckwheat jelly on the dinner table.

Derived termsEdit