[Ask Hyojin] Korean Slang Words (Part 1/2)

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How familiar are you with Korean slang words? While using too much slang can make you sound a bit too informal, knowing some Korean slang can come in handy when watching Korean dramas or talking to younger Korean friends. We have selected for you 20 different Korean slang, most of which are shortened words that are widely used these days. In this episode of Ask Hyojin, Hoyjin and Hyunwoo will not only explain what each word means, but also tell you how often they personally use them in their daily lives. This video is part 1 of the Korean Slang Words video. Stay tuned for Part 2 :)

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TTMIK Level 9 Lesson 12 – -아/어/여 보이다

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Do you often find yourself saying things like “You look great”, “It looks like fun” or “She looks like a student.”? In this lesson, we are going to look at how to say that something “looks like” something or “seems” to be a certain way, using the verb ending -아/어/여 보이다 and comparing it with -(으)ㄴ 것 같다.

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The Korean Verbs Guide – Pre-order available now

We have our newest book coming out soon, and it’s going to be about Korean verbs! http://tinyurl.com/nyqk9yk You can pre-order them here now to get a special gift with it and our autographs.

This book is designed to help you understand how 100 of the most commonly used Korean verbs are conjugated and used. If you are just starting to learn Korean, going through all the verbs in the book one after another can be a good idea, but if you already know some Korean and want to enhance your grammar skills related to specific verbs, feel free to just look up those words and practice using them. In addition to the conjugation tables, you will see many sample sentences and quizzes to help you become more comfortable in using the verbs, so be sure to keep practicing and reviewing!

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TTMIK Level 9 Lesson 11 – Advanced Idiomatic Expressions – 마음 (mind, heart)

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Let’s talk more about the use of the word 마음 (mind, heart) in Korean idioms. When you study with this series, you will learn many idiomatic expressions that are based on a certain Korean word that is used in everyday Korean conversation. In order to fully understand and use the expressions introduced in this series, it is essential that you understand the gr
ammatical structure of the sentence and check out any previous related TTMIK lessons so you can grasp the full meaning of these idioms.

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[Ask Hyojin] How to address strangers in Korean

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In our last Ask Hyojin video, we talked about how to address someone you know. (Watch the “How to Address Your Friends / Acquaintances in Korean” video)
In this video, we continue to talk about how to address or call people in Korean but this time we talk about how to address strangers.
Again, Hyunwoo joined to explain the topic with Hyojin.

If you haven’t watched the previous video or want to brush up before you learn new titles, please click HERE

After watching this video, you will now know how to sound more polite and natural when addressing not only your friends but also anyone on the street or in any other places!
Enjoy! ^^

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