I’ve been teaching in Korea for awhile and these would always come up in the classroom. Most students didn’t know the English for many of the symbols (especially exclamation point) and I realized I didn’t know the Korean for … Continue reading
I love this time of the year. It usually means about 3 days off from school for me (and Hyo’s rare time off as well). Hyo’s mom also cooks me lots of food to last me a couple of days … Continue reading
So when we first started dating, it was a bit of motivation for improving my Korean. One way I did this was basically acting like a kid and asking what signs meant what, what this word meant, etc. I … Continue reading
I love bridges, so I enjoyed researching the bridges in Seoul for this graphic. Keep in mind I only did bridges within the actual Seoul city limits. There are several more bridges outside the city along the Han River that … Continue reading
Lots of people hear about the Korean DMZ, but don’t know many facts (or which Korea is which). Here are 8 Korean DMZ facts to get you a little better familiarized with this area that is well known among Koreans … Continue reading
Lots of vocabulary on opposites. This may be a two or three part series depending on how you guys like it. Korean opposite words are pretty fun although some may seem difficult to remember because of the strange spellings.
You may need to know a little bit of Korean to understand this one. This is based on a common mistake I used to make when tryin out a nickname for Hyo like this comic.
Street food is a big part of Korea and if you have visited or lived here you know that you can see the street food carts and tents pretty much everywhere and the prices are usually very cheap. I’d … Continue reading
You’ve been asking for it, and here it is. We’ve put the most popular graphics about Korean language, life, and culture into one ebook for your convenience. You won’t have to go through the entire site and save every photo (or … Continue reading
So it’s been awhile since we’ve had a contest so we though it would be a good time to have one to start the new year. You may not have known, but we have been working on putting all graphics … Continue reading
Mistakes like these can be common when learning a language.