Weather in Korea – TTMIK Culture Ramblings

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We often get questions from people about when is the best and worst season to visit Korea. While there is no “bad” time to visit Korea, we do recommend that you visit Korea either during Spring or Autumn, because you have the mildest weather during those seasons. But these days Spring and Autumn seem to be becoming shorter and shorter, leaving us with longer Summer and Winter year after year. What is the weather like in general where you live? In this episode of TTMIK Culture Ramblings, Stephanie and Hyunwoo talk about how Koreans react to and cope with various seasons.

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News In Korean –March 10, 2015 (Sample)

안녕하세요! 이번 주 News in Korean 샘플 뉴스 기사입니다. Do you mind eating by yourself in a restaurant or does it not bother you? In Korea, some university students reportedly look for “meal mates”, with whom they can eat together in order to feel less lonely and make new friends. We have an article prepared for you in Korean, ready for you Kyung-hwa Sun.

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.

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News In Korean –March 6, 2015 (Sample)

안녕하세요! 이번 주 News in Korean 샘플 뉴스 기사입니다. Listen to this week’s sample News in Korean audio track about peanuts, which are said to lower deaths by cardiovascular diseases by 17-21%.  이번 주의 샘플 뉴스 기사입니다. 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.

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How Do You Say “Please do my hair so that it suits the shape of my face” In Korean?

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Have you ever been to a hair slaon in Korea? Did you manage to tell the hairdresser exactly what you want to do with your hair? This week, Scott from the Philippines wanted to know how to say “Please do my hair so that it suits the shape of my face” in Korean, and teacher 경화 explains how to say it in Korean with a detailed explanation.

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Hospitality in Korea – TTMIK Culture Ramblings

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How hospitable are people in your country in general? Are there certain tendencies you can see? If you have been to Korea before, what were some interesting things you have witnessed in Korea related to hospitality? In this episode of TTMIK Culture Ramblings, Stephanie and Hyunwoo discuss how hospitable people in Korea are and if not, what could be some reasons. What we say in these recordings are very personal opinions, but we hope our thoughts and experiences can give you something to think about and discuss. Please let us know what kind of experiences you have had in Korea before!

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News In Korean –March 3, 2015 (Sample)

안녕하세요! 이번 주의 샘플 뉴스 기사입니다. 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. 한국어 뉴스를 들으면서 정보도 접하고, 새로운 표현들도 배워 보세요!

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News In Korean – February 27, 2015 (Sample)

안녕하세요! 이번 주의 샘플 뉴스 기사입니다. Listen to and study with a sample News In Korean audio track about how some scientists discovered that the defiance found in many teenagers going through puberty is a very natural thing. 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. 한국어 뉴스를 들으면서 정보도 접하고, 새로운 표현들도 배워 보세요!

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