-끼리 among, between, with
August 25, 2009 by tailieutienghan
끼리 is a particle and means “between” as it came out in today's dialog, but it can also mean “only between,” “only with,” or “among” depending on context. In certain situations, it can carry a nuance of exclusion (not with other people).
This particle attaches to group nouns.
Group Noun + 끼리
친구끼리 – among friends, between friends
선생님들끼리 – among teachers, between teachers
(We hung out only amongst ourselves.)
2.친구끼리 비밀이 있어?
(Are there secrets between friends?)
3.가족끼리 여행 갈 거야.
(I'm going to go on a trip with my family members only.)
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