K-Word Showdown: Differences between similar Korean words

We are very happy to introduce K-Word Showdown to you all! It is our brand-new audio program that is designed to help you understand the subtle yet important differences between similar or related Korean words and expressions. We have received a lot of questions about the differences between word pairs like 지금/이제, 그립다/보고 싶다, 지루해요/심심해요, and 피곤해요/힘들어요. So we have compiled 30 such pairs of words that can be used incorrectly if you do not fully understand the differences.

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How Do You Say “I like your shirt” In Korean?

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How would you say “I like your shirt” in Korean? Teacher 경화(Kyung-hwa) is going to explain it in detail in this video. Enjoy!

In this video series, “How Do You Say This In Korean,” we choose one of your questions about how to say certain things in Korean and let you know not only how to say it, but also how the sentence is formed.

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Catch the Wave – 언제 문 닫아요? & K-pop Lyrics

Every Friday at 6 PM (KST), you can listen to Hyunwoo and Adrien LIVE on the radio at ArirangRadio.com/CatchTheWave to learn new Korean expressions and listen to fun recordings sent in by listeners of both Catch The Wave and TalkToMeInKorean around the world.
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Translation Challenge – 쓰레기 무단 투기 이제 그만

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[Ask Hyojin] Family Names in Korea

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이름이 뭐예요? What’s your name?

When you introduce yourself and your name, do you say your family name first or given name first? In this episode of Ask Hyojin, Hyojin is joined by Hyunwoo to talk about family names in Korea. Learn how family names in Korea work, what kind of family names are most common, etc. with 안효진 선생님 (Hyojin An) and 선현우 선생님 (Hyunwoo Sun)!  :)

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