Street Korean Episode 3 – Sinchon (신촌(2/2)) – Words You See on the Streets

Welcome to the 3rd episode of Street Korean! This is part 2/2 covering the Sinchon area in Seoul. Even after studying a lot of Korean, when you finally arrive in Korea and walk around, you will notice a lot of words and expressions that you have NEVER learned before – and that’s not your fault. There is always a limit to what textbooks and most language courses can teach you especially when it comes to what you can see out in the streets – signs, product names, advertisements, etc..

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International Cover – 혼자가 아닌 나 by 서영은

We have our new International Cover video all edited and published now! Thank you so much everybody for participating. We hope the process of learning the lyrics and practicing singing the song was a helpful learning experience for you. We have not done this very regularly, and we probably won’t make it a very regular thing in the future, either, but we will at least try to do it more often than just once a year : ) We will post our announcement video for the next song soon, but in the meantime, sit back and enjoy the video!

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Learn Korean Words with K-Pop – 얼음들 (Melted) – Akdong Musician

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Hello everyone! I’m back with another post on learning Korean words from K-pop! :) 

Today’s lesson is based on the song ‘Melted’ by brother-sister duo, Akdong Musician. :)

‘Melted’ is the second title song released from their debut album, Play, and the Korean title (얼음들) directly translates to ‘ice’ in English.

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Street Korean Episode 2 – Sinchon (신촌(1/2)) – Words You See on the Streets

Welcome to our new series Street Korean! Even after studying a lot of Korean, when you finally arrive in Korea and walk around, you will notice a lot of words and expressions that you have NEVER learned before – and that’s not your fault. There is always a limit to what textbooks and most language courses can teach you especially when it comes to what you can see out in the streets – signs, product names, advertisements, etc..

In this episode of Street Korean, Jina Kim and Terris Brown went to 신촌 (Sinchon).

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How Do You Say “Do you mind if I speak to you in Korean?” In Korean?

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Have you ever wanted to speak to someone in Korean but you did not quite know how to ask that politely because you felt like the other person wanted to speak in English or another language? Well, you can at least try letting the other person know that you are interested in speaking in Korean, and to do that, you need to know how to say “Do you mind if I speak to you in Korean?”

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