Korea

Places in Korean

Places Around the City in Korean – Vocabulary Infographic

Vocabulary in this infographic: 교회 (gyo-hoe) = Church 대학교 (dae-hak-gyo) = College 경찰서 (gyeong-chal-seo) = Police station 편의점 (pyeon-ui-jeom) = Convenience store 도서관 (do-seo-gwan) = Library 빵집 (bbang-jib) = Bakery 소방서 (so-bang-seo) = Fire station 주유소 (ju-yu-so) = Gas station 주차장 (ju-cha-jang) = Parking lot

How to Say God in Korean

How to Say God in Korean

Our word for today is ‘God’. There are many ways to say this depending on the context and situation. For most Koreans, referring to God as simply a being that is up the sky would be called 하느님. The name comes from the word 하늘 (ha-neul) which means sky or […]

How to Say Rabbit in Korean – Word of the Day

Welcome to today’s word of the day! Today’s word i 토끼 which means rabbit/bunny. You will rarely see rabbits in Korea unless you are out in the countryside or forest. The sound Koreans use for a rabbit hopping is 깡총깡총 (kkang-chong-kkang-chong). In Korean culture, there is a folktale called the moon […]

How to Say Sleep in Korean

How to Say Sleep in Korean

Ahh sleep. One of the most important things for us to do to be healthy and alert is a good night’s rest. It can be tough with the busy and hectic world we live in, but I hope everyone is getting good sleep! So how can we talk about sleep […]

How to Say Haha in Korean

How to Say Haha in Korean

Today, we are teaching you laughter in Korean! Laughter is universal, and learning how to express laughter through text in Korean is very beneficial in understanding and bonding with your Korean friends. For starters, the most basic way you can express laughter is 하하. As you can see, this sounds […]

Transportation Words in Korean

Transportation Words in Korean

Here are some basic words for transportation in Korean. We may do a part 2 for these as there are a few more we want to cover. Words in this infographic: 자동차 (ja-dong-cha) = car (can also be shortened to just 차 at times) 버스 (beo-seu) = bus 트럭 (teu-reok) […]

How to Say Blue in Korean

How to Say Blue in Korean

Welcome to another post about color! Today, we’re going to be talking about the color blue in Korean. The above form 파란색, is the standard word for the color blue and you would use this if you were just referring to the color itself. 파란색 is the equivalent of saying […]