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The following ten Korean words have been found to be the most commonly used words (nouns) in Korean according to Korean Words & Phrases Use Frequency Statistics.
1. 사람 (Person)
2. 때 (Moment, Time, When)
3. 일 (Work)
4. 말 (Word, Language, Speech)
5. 사회 (Society)
6. 속 (Inside)
7. 문제 (Problem)
8. 문화 (Culture)
9. 집 (House, Home)
10. 경우 (Case, Circumstance)
If I use the top 5 words to make a sentence:
사람이 사회에서 일할 때 말을 조심해야 한다.
= When a person works in a society, he/she needs to be careful with their language/word/speech.)
With the next 5 words, I can make this sentence:
문화 속 문제의 경우 먼저 집에서 부터 해결해야 한다.
= In the case of a problem inside culture, one needs to solve it (beginning) from home.
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