[Ask Hyojin] Smartphone applications in Korea

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Do you use a smartphone? In Korea, you can see many people on their smartphones on the street, in the bus, in the subway, etc. While different people use different types of smartphone applications, there are several very common apps that many Korean people use. In this episode of Ask Hyojin, joined by Ben, Hyojin talks about some of the most widely-used smartphone applications in Korea. Enjoy!

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Photo Vocabulary – 공중전화

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Learn new Korean vocabulary words from everyday photos taken in Korea! It’s 공중전화 that you are looking at in this photo. You can listen to the free audio lesson below using the audio player embedded in this post, download the free mp3 file here, download the free PDF here, or view the PDF online right here.

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How Do You Say “Can you do me a favor?” In Korean?

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Can you guess how Korean people would say “Can you do me a favor?” 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 / 강 건너 불 구경, 누워서 침 뱉기

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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TTMIK Culture Ramblings – Personal Space

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Welcome to our new audio series called “TTMIK Culture Ramblings”! In each episode, you will listen to a roundtable discussion, in English, between people who were born and raised in Korea and someone with a different perspective. These 100% real and unscripted laid-back conversations cover various topics related to Korea and Korean culture. If you have any topics that you’d like us to discuss, be sure to tell us in the episode’s comments section!

In our very first episode, Hyunwoo, Hyojin, and Stephanie discuss “personal space” and how it is a relatively new concept in Korea. They also share past personal experiences while on the subway, bus, standing in line, or being in crowded places and how they react. Join us and learn more about Korean culture!

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