You probably know that chimpanzees are smart, but did you also know that they prefer cooked food over raw food? A research team did an experiment on them and found that chimpanzees also have the cognitive ability to understand the process of and the patience for cooking! You can listen to a sample audio recording right here and sign up to receive regular updates at talktomeinkorean.com/newsinkorean : )
Traffic can be pretty bad at times in almost any big city, and Seoul is no exception. On top of that, since people didn’t expect that there would be so many cars in the future when they were building most of the houses and roads many decades ago, there is hardly enough parking space for most cars. Hyunwoo talks about this in today’s Story Time video, and if you want to study with the full translation and receive regular updates, you can subscribe at http://talktomeinkorean.com/storytime : ) Watch this video to see how much you understand, and if you want to study with our detailed video lesson and e-books, you can subscribe for regular updates at http://talktomeinkorean.com/storytime : )
Many of you liked our previous crossword puzzle, so here’s a new one! Crossword puzzles are a fun way to check your Korean vocabulary power and also learn some new words through the answers that you failed to get. Try solving this puzzle and tell us how well you did! We still don’t know how frequently or regularly we will be able to post these, but we will do our best to post them often, so please stay tuned!
When you listen to music or podcasts, do you like to use your headphones/earphones or do you like to listen to them on speakers? In today’s Story Time, Hyunwoo talks about why he almost always uses headphones and not earphones. 여러분은 휴대폰이나 컴퓨터로 음악을 듣거나 비디오를 볼 때, 스피커를 쓰세요? 아니면 이어폰이나 헤드폰을 쓰세요? Watch this video to see how much you understand, and if you want to study with our detailed video lesson and e-books, you can subscribe for regular updates at http://talktomeinkorean.com/storytime : )
About a year ago, the Korean government implemented a law that prohibits publishers and bookstores from giving big discounts to book buyers. Some people thought this might positively affect book makers, but many people now feel that this is hurting the market. We talk about this topic in one of our articles as well as in our commentary for the news. You can listen to a sample audio recording right here and sign up to receive regular updates at talktomeinkorean.com/newsinkorean : )