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The Perks of Learning Korean

Did you have a different experience before you started learning Korean than you did after you learned a few words and phrases? In our newest video, The Perks of Learning Korean ft. Ben Grady, Ben shares his story of visiting Seoul for the first time without knowing any Korean and how he dramatically improved his experience the next time he visited Seoul. Even if you have not traveled to Korea before, you can still enjoy this funny and cute story!

Describe This Picture: Cloudy Sky and Ocean View Room


Describe This Picture is a lesson series where you can learn new vocabulary words and expressions related to a photograph. Beginner-level learners can learn new words, and intermediate-level learners can pick up new ways to describe things!

Sample sentences describing this picture:

  1. 하늘에 구름이 많이 끼어 있어요.
  2. 해변에 파도가 부서지고 있어요.
  3. 바다에 배가 한 척 떠 있어요.
  4. 수평선 위로 섬이 하나 보여요.
  5. 호텔 객실에서 바다가 보여요.

Watch the video lesson below to learn what these sentences mean:

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How Do You Say “You cannot have it all” In Korean?

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In this episode of How Do You Say This In Korean?, we are going to take a look at how to say “You cannot have it all.” This expression can have a very broad meaning and the specific meaning can depend on the situation, but there is a phrase that you can say in Korean quite naturally. Watch the video lesson above to learn how to say that in Korean.

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International Cover #6 Announcement

It’s time to announce the song for our next upcoming International Cover! For the previous collaboration, we chose 서영은’s 혼자가 아닌 나 and all of you did a FANTASTIC job! Thank you once again. And for the 6th cover video that we make together, we have chosen a song by 이승철. Please watch the video above for more introduction about the song for the next video.

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