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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And if want to learn some more Korean slang expressions that were not covered in this lesson, please check out our “Slang Expressions in Korean” e-book, accompanied with 20 full-length audio lessons and detailed expressions! You can get it here on our store. The slang expressions introduced in this e-book include 간지 나다, 고고싱, 강추, 땡땡이, 열라, 짱나, 안습, 노가다, 농땡이, 대박, 빡세다 and many more! Get this e-book to learn to understand these slang expressions!
Enjoy learning slang expressions? Maybe you will find our dialect lessons fun to watch as well! Learn how people in Busan talk in their dialect through the dialect series.