안녕하세요! I’m Hyunwoo from Talk To Me In Korean. Thank you for studying Korean on our website and with our books and e-books! We really enjoy making Korean learning materials for you and seeing your Korean skills improve. Now, in addition to what we are offering to help you speak Korean better, here’s something we’d like to give a try: a one-day immersion tour where you meet up with one of the our team members and SPEAK ONLY KOREAN for many hours.
I assume that we all have experienced having a song stuck in our head all day, and we can’t stop singing the song. Have you ever been stressed about not being able to get a song out of your head? Have you ever tried really hard to forget the song so that you can hum another tune? Through today’s News in Korean sample article, read by Kyung-hwa Sun, you will learn some ways to get that pesky tune out of your head. News In Korean is a monthly subscription service that delivers 6 short news articles each week, each of them recorded at three different speeds, complete with transcripts, translations and vocabulary lists. You can learn more about it at http://talktomeinkorean.com/newsinkorean.
Although some travel guides describe South Korea as a place that is just perfect and beautiful in every way, we all know that it’s not really always the case. When there are good things about a place, there are also some bad things about it, too. In this episode of TTMIK Culture Ramblings, Stephanie and Hyunwoo sat down to talk about some negative experiences in Korea!
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 April 10, 2015. Enjoy!
What did you do to celebrate Earth day on April 22? People all around the world have been observing Earth Day for more than 40 years. Now, let’s see what kinds of celebration events Korean government offices and civic organizations held this year through one of today’s News In Korean articles. News In Korean is a monthly subscription service that delivers 6 short news articles each week, each of them recorded at three different speeds, complete with transcripts, translations and vocabulary lists. You can learn more about it at http://talktomeinkorean.com/newsinkorean.