Tag: korean vocabulary

Basic Adverbs in Korean

Words in this infographic: 없이 (eop-shi) = without 많이 (man-i) = many 조금 (jo-geum) = a little, a few 함께 (ham-kke) = together 혼자 (hon-ja) = alone 보통 (bo-tong) = usually 자주 (ja-ju) = often, frequently 일찍  (il-jjik) = early 빨리 (bbal-li) = quickly

Possessions in Korean

List of vocabulary in this graphic: 열쇠 = key(s) 수첩 = daily planner 서류 = documents 빗 = comb 지갑 = wallet 고울 = mirror 화장품 = makeup 신문 = newspaper 헤드폰 = headphones

How to Say Old Lady in Korean – Be Careful not to Offend!

When referring to a person in Korean, very rarely is the actual name of the person used. Instead, different titles are applied depending on age, social hierarchy, and family. A common word that people know is ajumma (아줌마). This roughly translates to something like an older woman or married woman, […]

Weather-Related Temperature Words in Korean

Here are some vocabulary words related to the temperature of the weather in Korean. We’ve got a cold snap going on here in Korea right now, so I thought this was a timely infographic for you guys. Enjoy! By the way, if you don’t know how to say ‘cold’ in […]

How to Say Merry Christmas in Korean

Who’s ready for the holiday season? Even in the warmer months, I’ve always looked forward to Christmas as it reminds me of being with my family back home in the states. It also meant great food and the feeling of exchanging presents. Here in Korea, Hyo has always tried to […]

Tools in Korean Pt. 2

Words in this infographic: 줄자 (jul-ja) = tape measure 렌치 (ren-chi) = wrench 뚫어뻥 (ddul-eo-bbeong) = plunger 체인톱 (che-in-top) = chainsaw 나무망치 (na-mu-mang-chi) = mallet 삽 (sab) = shovel 못 (mot) = nail 나사못 (na-sa-mot) = screw 공구함 (gong-gu-ham) = toolbox

Tools in Korean

Words in this infographic: 도구 (do-gu) = tools 망치 (mang-chi) = hammer 드릴 (deu-ril) = drill 톱 = (top) = saw 플라이어 (peul-la-i-eo) = pliers 드라이버 (deu-ra-i-beo) = screwdriver 전기톱 (jeon-gi-top) = electric saw 사다리 (sa-da-ri) = ladder 도끼 (do-kki) = axe