Say in Korean: Is he always like that?

Learn how to say Is he always like that? in Korean. Here's a Korean drama dialogue with texts in both Korean and English. The script of each speaker is highlighted in two different colors and the lines are split up for easy understanding of the sentence structure and grammar.

SCENARIO: My uncle teaches in high school and one of my friends happens to be his student. I am in another class and not under his advisory. He has the reputation of being strict and meticulous. One day, on our way home, my uncle stopped his car to tell me to cook for myself as he was eating out with his colleagues. He drove off right away. My friend then asked me.

몇 살이야?
How old are you?

열 일곱!

너 말고 삼촌.
Not you, your uncle.

서른 삼!

원래 그래?
Is he always like that?

He seems cold.

어른이라서 그래!
He’s an adult, that’s why.

진짜 남자로 만들어 준 것도 삼촌이야.
You know, he made me into a real man.

You know that right?

어렸을 땐 고래 잡고 20되기 전에 총각 딱지 떼는 거!
Hitting on girls and losing virginity before 20.

그래서 뗐어?
So did you?

너무 자연스럽게 묻는 거 아니야?
Huh, you shouldn't be asking that.