Basic Korean Verbs You Should Know (Pt.1)

This is part 1 of our short series “Basic Korean Verbs You Should Know”. These are just to give you some common verbs that you might use in daily conversation and will help you get a good foundation on some … Continue reading

How to Say Good Night in Korean

Like saying good morning in Korean, saying good night has different levels of formality depending on who you are talking to. 안녕히 주무세요 (an-nyeong-hi ju-mu-se-yo) For saying good night formally, I use this often with my mother and father in … Continue reading

How to Say Lol in Korean (ㅋㅋㅋ)

Korean has many ways to express laughter, the most popular being ㅋㅋㅋ. You would also write these with internet slang and text messaging very frequently. Here is a breakdown of the most common and easiest ways to express the equivalent … Continue reading

How to Say Teacher in Korean

In Korea, it is not polite to address a teacher by their name. So for example in this west, we might call a teacher Ms. or Mrs. Johnson/Mr. Johnson, but in Korea, the teacher will literally just be called teacher … Continue reading

How to Say I’m Hungry in Korean

If you want to learn how to say I’m hungry in the Korean language, then you will have a very easy time learning it. The phrase for hungry and full are very easy to remember even with the formal versions … Continue reading

How to Say Good Morning in Korean

Saying good morning in Korean is very easy to learn as the most common way is something that you learn from the very beginning. As it’s stated in the graphic above, “안녕하세요” si the most common way people greet each … Continue reading

Korean Slang Guide

We did a post earlier on Korean slang. It is very short and I’ve always wanted to do something with a little more depth to all the Korean slang out there.This graphic shows the basic meanings of each word and … Continue reading

How to Say Happy Birthday in Korean

Like most cultures, Koreans celebrate birthdays. Although they calculate age a bit differently (look forward to a post on that in the future), they have birthday parties, sing happy birthday, and enjoy the time with their friends and families. 미역국 … Continue reading

Dom & Hyo Try Korean Food Episode #1: 녹두죽 (Mung Bean Porridge)

So this is the first episode in our new series in which we venture to try every Korean food possible (from our Korean food poster). First up is the lesser known 녹두죽. We headed out in our neighborhood to 본죽 … Continue reading

How to Say Good Luck in Korean

These are the common and casual ways of what roughly translates to good luck in Korean (infographic below). You have probably heard “화이팅” (also sometime 파이팅/fighting) on dramas or just around your Korean friends. The other two are also very … Continue reading