Jul 6, 2017

L2G59 A/V-다가는 grammar = if you keep doing, then a negative outcome will occur

L2G59 A/V-다가는 grammar = if you keep doing, then a negative outcome will occur

Usage:
  • Express that if the action is continued, a negative outcome will occur
  • Sentence is often used with “이렇게, 그렇게, 저렇게”
  • Sentence is often ended with supposition or conjecture “-(으)ㄹ 거예요, -(으)ㄹ 텐데요, -(으)ㄹ지도 몰라요, or -겠어요”
  • If speaking hypothetically about the present or something about to happen in future, then V-았/었다가는 is used. (example 11)
  • Often use to warn a person
Tense:
Adjective/Verb
  • A/V-다가는
Examples:
1. 엄마, 야채는 싫어요. 햄 주세요.
  • 이렇게 편식을 하다가는 키가 크지 않을 거야. 음식을 골고루 먹어야 크가 크지.
Mom, I hate vegetables. I want some ham.
  • You don’t grow taller if you keep eating unbalanced meal. You will only grow tall if you eat well-balanced meal.
2. 한 잔만 마셨니까 운전해도 되겠지요?
  • 술을 마시고 운전하다가는 클일 나요. 오늘은 택시 타고 가세요.
I only had one drink, so it’s ok to drive, right?
  • Drinking and then driving is not trivial at all. You should take a taxi today.
3. 이렇게 날씨가 춥다가는 감기 환자들이 늘어날 거예요.
If the cold weather continues at this rate, the number of people who catch colds will increase.
4. 앤디 씨가 이 일도 다음 주에 하겠대요.
  • 그렇게 일을 미루다가는 나주에 후회하게ㅔ 될 텐데요.
Andy said he would do this work next week.
  • If he keeps delaying the work like that, I think he will regret it later.
5. 그렇게 공부하다가는 시험에 떨어질 거예요.
If he keeps studying like that, he will fail the exam.
6. 그런 식으로 운전하다가는 사고가 날 텐데요.
If you keep driving that way, I think you will cause an accident.
7. 하루 종일 게임을 하다가는 눈이 나빠질 거예요.
If you keep playing computer games all day, your eyesight will get worse.
8. 이렇게 시간을 낭비 하다가는 시험을 잘못 볼 거에요.
If you keep wasting time like this, you won’t do well in your exam.
9. 그렇게 짜증을 많이 내다가는 친구들이 다 떠나 버릴 텐데요.
If you keep getting annoyed that much, all your friends will leave you.
10. 이렇게 비가 많이 오다가는 홍수가 날지도 몰라요.
If it keeps raining this much, a flood might happen.
11. 내일 발표를 망쳤다가는 회사에서 잘릴지도 몰라요.
If the presentation tomorrow is ruined, I might get fired by the company.
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