Particle 와/과 and 하고 for Being Together
To study this grammar point, please make sure you understand the following:
Particle 하고 means with when it is used with a noun to indicate being together.
하고 is more commonly used in the spoken language, and 와/과 are more commonly used in written form.
- Use 와 for words ending with vowel
- Use 과 for words ending with consonant
Attention: the choice of 와/과 is an exception to Consonant-Vowel Sequence in Spoken Korean.