Compound Verbs 9: 갈다 (to change, renew)

갈다 – to change, renew

갈아타다 – to transfer (between vehicles)
(갈 + 아 + to ride)

옥스포드 서커스에서 빅토리아 선으로 갈아탈 수 있어요.
At Oxford Circus you can transfer to the Victoria Line.

갈아입다 – to change clothes
(갈 + 아 + to wear)

축구경기를 한 후에 땀을 흘려서 샤워를 하고 갈아입었어요.
After playing football I was very sweaty so I took a shower and changed clothes.

갈아 끼우다 – to replace (something broken)
(갈 + 아 + to insert)

거실에서 전구를 갈아 끼워야 해요.
I need to replace the light bulb in the living room.

차의 타이어를 갈아 끼우는 방법을 배웠어요.
I learned how to replace tires on my car.

갈아주다 – to change, renew (for sb)
(갈 + 아 + to give)

판을 갈아 주세요.
Please change the grill pan for me.