Tag: korean culture

Christmas Words in Korean Vocabulary

Christmas Words in Korean

Improve your Korean with these top 7 language books Merry Christmas everyone! Hope everyone is enjoying the holidays. We thought this would be the perfect time to add some vocabulary (we’ve never done a post on Christmas). Although Christmas is big in Western countries, it’s not as big here in […]

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 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 […]

Types of Foods in Korean

Types of Food in Korean Pt. 2

And we’re back for a part 2 of types of foods in Korean. More Konglish again so these should be easy to remember. Words in this infographic: 샌드위치 (saen-deu-wi-chi) = Sandwich 피자 (pi-ja) = Pizza 초밥/스시 (cho-bab/seu-shi) = Sushi 주스 (ju-seu) = Juice 후추 (hu-chu) = Pepper 치킨 (chi-kin) = […]