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The Formal Speech Levels [Hage-che, Hao-che, Haera-che, Hasipsio-che, Hasoseo-che] some observations

In the formal styles what i have noticed from TV shows, is that [least polite to most polite]: Haera-che: in modern times expresses more factual statements and also a level of distance plus non-...
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Boss who talk in Hage-che

Do you feel bosses who talk in Hage-che as opposed to Hae-che are showing more respect to their employees ? For instance this an example from Korean Grammar in Use [Book 3]: A: 부장님. 오늘 저녁 회식은 어디에서 ...
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