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Level 2 Lesson 10 / Present Progressive / -고 있어요

Welcome back to another lesson on TENSEs! In this lesson we are introducing how to make sentences in the present progressive form, such as “I’m eating.” “I’m studying.” and “I’m driving.” The basic construction in the present tense is VERB STEM + -고 있어요 [-go i-sseo-yo], and you can find out how to say this in the past tense and the future tense as well by listening to the lesson. Be sure to answer the quiz at the end of the lesson as well!

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Walk and Talk in Korean – Episode 1

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“Walk and Talk in Korean” is a video series, where one or more Korean speakers talk in Korean while walking around in different places in Korea. This series contains a lot of natural speed Korean language and a lot of colloquial expressions, so be sure to check out the PDF and the complete translation for the sentences used in the video. After watching this video and reading the PDF, please feel free to ask us any questions. If you have a place in mind that you would like us to go to, let us know as well!

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Iyagi #7 – 매력적인 여자 (= Attractive women) / Natural talk in 100% Korean

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Welcome back to another episode of Iyagi, a series where we have two native speakers talk 100% in Korean but at a little slower pace than average and while using relatively easier vocabulary, in order to maximize what you learn from listening to the talks. In this episode, 현우 and 석진 are talking about what kind of women they find attractive. This is part 2 of the men’s talk, so be sure to listen to part 1 and the women’s talk through our previous episodes if you haven’t. And as always, keeping talking to us in Korean and keep those comments coming! Thank you for studying with us!

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Level 2 Lesson 8 / Telling the time / 한 시, 두 시, 세 시, 네 시 …

Now that we have learned the two different number systems in Korean, it is time to talk about the time!Through this lesson, learn how to ask and tell the time in Korean! In Korean, you use the native Korean numbers to tell the time, and the sino-Korean numbers to tell the minute. Find out more about how to go about doing this by listening to the lesson.

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7 Random Korean Expressions Episode 10

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In this series, called “7 Random Korean Expressions”, we introduce seven (or sometimes more) random Korean expressions along with relavant sample sentences. If you are a beginner level learner, you can start by studying the 7 main expressions that are introduced, and if you already know those expressions, you can also study with the sample phrases used in the video. Thank you!

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