News In Korean – May 29, 2015 (Sample)

Have you ever ridden an electric car? Seoul City is planning to operate some electric taxis starting in the second half of 2015. They will first use 40 electric vehicles as taxis this year and see how it goes. The eco-friendly electric taxis will be painted sky-blue so be sure to look out for them if you are in Korea later this year! You can listen to a sample audio recording right here and sign up to receive regular updates at talktomeinkorean.com/newsinkorean : )

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Blood Types – Kyeong-eun – TTMIK Story Time

Welcome to another TTMIK Story Time episode. We’ve made this series to help you study with a material that has the most naturally spoken Korean. Do you believe in personalities based on blood types? Or do you even know your blood type? A lot of people in Korea believe in the stereotypes based on blood types. If someone judged your personality only based on your blood type, what you would tell them?

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Korean Immersion Tour with TTMIK – Meet us and Practice Speaking Korean

We made this video to tell you a little bit more about what you can expect on a Korean Immersion Tour with TTMIK. You can meet with us and practice speaking Korean in person! We are doing this because we know that it can be quite difficult to get a lot of opportunities to really speak to someone in Korean (other than occasional “안녕하세요”s and “감사합니다”s even if you live in Korea or travel for a long time.

You can see the schedule for all the upcoming tours on our meetup page:
http://meetup.com/talktomeinkorean

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Catch The Wave – 멀미나요 + K-Pop Lyrics

Catch The Wave is a radio show that airs on Arirang Radio every day at 6PM KST, featuring many guests including Hyunwoo. On Fridays, Hyunwoo joins Adrien Lee, the host of the show, for the second half of the show at 7PM to introduce a useful Korean survival phrases, introduce a Korean song through its lyrics, play an audio clip sent in by a listener (which can be you!) and also answer some questions in real time. You can listen to the live shows as well as the recorded shows at http://arirangradio.com/catchthewave or watch recorded videos a couple week after each episode has been aired. This video is the recording of the show that aired on May 8, 2015. Enjoy!

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Live Korean Q&A with TTMIK (June 2, 2015 KST)

It’s been a while! We are going to re-start our weekly Live Korean Q&A sessions next week, and we will try to do these at different hours every week so that we can accommodate people from various time zones. Please prepare your questions about the Korean language and just about anything in general related to Korea!

Live Korean Q&A on June 2, 2015 at 2:30 PM (GMT + 9)

한국이나 한국어에 대한 질문이 있으면 다음 주 Live Korean Q&A 시간에 저희에게 질문해 주세요! 최대한 많은 질문에 답변해 드릴게요.

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