Tag: korean vocabulary

Vegetables in Korean Part 2

Vocabulary in this infographic: 무 (mu) = radish 아스파라거스 (a-seu.pa-la-geo-seu) = asparagus 피망 (pi-mang) = bell pepper 콜리플라워 (kol-li-peu-la-weo) = cauliflower 브로콜리 (beu-lo-kol-li) = broccoli 셀러리 (sel-leo-li) = celery 생강 (saeng-gang) = ginger 배추 (bae-chu) = cabbage 상추 (sang-chu) = lettuce

Ordinal Numbers in Korean

Here is another set of numbers you should learn in Korean. Keep in mind that the set above are the “proper” 0ordinal numbers that are used for sequences. For counting repetitive events, you just add “번 (beon” like so: 1st 첫 번째 2nd 두 번째 3rd 세 번째 4th 네 […]

Instruments in Korean

Words in this infographic: 기타 (gi-ta) = guitar 색소폰 (saek-so-pon) = saxophone 플루트 (peul-lu-teu) = flute 피아노 (pi-a-no) = piano 하프 (ha-peu) = harp 트럼펫 (teu-reom-pet) = trumpet 바이올린 (ba-i-ol-lin) = violin 드럼 (deu-reom) = drum 첼로 (chel-lo) = cello

School Supplies in Korean

List of words in this inforgraphic: 연필 (yeon-pil) = pencil 지구본 (ji-gu-bon) = globe 계산기 (gye-san-gi) = calculator 펜 (pen) = pen 공책 (gong-chaek) = notebook 가방 (ga-bang) = bag/backpack 지우개 (ji-u-gae) = eraser 책 (chaek) = book 가위 (ga-wi) = scissors

Korean Date Format – How to Write the Date in Korean

If you didn’t already know, many countries use different date formats. There are actually lots of variations across the globe. In South Korea’s case, they use the format of ‘Year/Month/Date’. So for example if you wanted to write June 3rd, 2020, you would write it like so: 2020/06/03 So it’s […]

Vegetables in Korean (Part 1)

Words in this infographic: 당근 (dang-geun) = Carrot 가지 (ga-ji) = Eggplant 호박 (ho-bak) = Pumpkin 감자 (gam-ja) = Potato 마늘 (ma-neul) = Garlic 파 (pa) = Green Onion 양파 (yang-pa) = Onion 버섯 (beo-seot) = Mushroom 옥수수 (ok-su-su) = Corn

Korean Counters

just like other East Asian Languages, Korean uses counters for objects and events. Most are used in conjunction with the Native Korean number system. Although there are many more than this, just use ‘개’ if you forget the counter for an object. Counters in this graphic: 권 (kweon) = Used […]