Catch The Wave – 트렁크 좀 열어 주세요 + 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 22, 2015. Enjoy!

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News In Korean – June 9, 2015 (Sample)

You probably know that chimpanzees are smart, but did you also know that they prefer cooked food over raw food? A research team did an experiment on them and found that chimpanzees also have the cognitive ability to understand the process of and the patience for cooking! 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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Traffic Congestion – Hyunwoo – TTMIK Story Time

Traffic can be pretty bad at times in almost any big city, and Seoul is no exception. On top of that, since people didn’t expect that there would be so many cars in the future when they were building most of the houses and roads many decades ago, there is hardly enough parking space for most cars. Hyunwoo talks about this in today’s Story Time video, and if you want to study with the full translation and receive regular updates, you can subscribe at http://talktomeinkorean.com/storytime : ) Watch this video to see how much you understand, and if you want to study with our detailed video lesson and e-books, you can subscribe for regular updates at http://talktomeinkorean.com/storytime : )

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Crossword Puzzle [Beginner Level] #2

Many of you liked our previous crossword puzzle, so here’s a new one! Crossword puzzles are a fun way to check your Korean vocabulary power and also learn some new words through the answers that you failed to get. Try solving this puzzle and tell us how well you did! We still don’t know how frequently or regularly we will be able to post these, but we will do our best to post them often, so please stay tuned!

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Headphones – Hyunwoo – TTMIK Story Time

When you listen to music or podcasts, do you like to use your headphones/earphones or do you like to listen to them on speakers? In today’s Story Time, Hyunwoo talks about why he almost always uses headphones and not earphones. 여러분은 휴대폰이나 컴퓨터로 음악을 듣거나 비디오를 볼 때, 스피커를 쓰세요? 아니면 이어폰이나 헤드폰을 쓰세요? Watch this video to see how much you understand, and if you want to study with our detailed video lesson and e-books, you can subscribe for regular updates at http://talktomeinkorean.com/storytime : )

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Catch The Wave – 아무거나 괜찮아요 + 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 15, 2015. Enjoy!

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Introducing Jooyeon – Live Korean Q&A (June 2, 2015)

This is a recorded and edited highlights video from our Live Korean Q&A session today (June 2, 2015). The original broadcast was over an hour long, so we trimmed it down to 17 minutes. We plan to do these live Q&A sessions every week, and we will announce the schedule for the week here on our website. We answer questions from the comments posted on YouTube during the live chat, comments on our website, on Twitter as well as through the language exchange app Hello Talk. (Add Hyunwoo on the app with his ID “ever4one”.)

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News In Korean – June 2, 2015 (Sample)

About a year ago, the Korean government implemented a law that prohibits publishers and bookstores from giving big discounts to book buyers. Some people thought this might positively affect book makers, but many people now feel that this is hurting the market. We talk about this topic in one of our articles as well as in our commentary for the news. 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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