If you are a fan of Korean comic books or TV shows, you might have seen various sound effects appearing on the screen or pages. In this episode of Ask Hyojin, Terris and Ben joined Hyojin to explain some common sound effects in Korean. Enjoy the video and see how many of them you already know!
If you live away from your hometown, how often to you go back to visit? In Korea, people feel more obligated to visit their hometowns during the two major Korean holidays, 추석 [chuseok] and 설날 [seollal], than any other time of the year.
In this episode of Ask Hyojin, Hyunwoo and Hyojin share their experiences and talk about going back home during the Chuseok holiday in Korea.
After watching the video, please let us know through comments whether you have 눈치 or not, and whether you are any one of these: 길치, 음치, 박치, and 몸치. For this episode of Ask Hyojin, Ben from London (@koreanscot20) joined Hyojin to explain what 눈치 and the other interesting terms mean!
Do you have a favorite exclamation in your language, or in Korean?
In this Ask Hyojin episode, Ben and Hyojin talk about Korean exclamations. They picked five Korean exclamations and explain what they mean and when they are used. Enjoy the video! 🙂
When texting, people tend to shorten words to make the message shorter and/or to type faster. In Korean, too, people use lots of ‘shorthand’ Korean when texting. In this Ask Hyojin Episode, Hyunwoo, Keith and Hyojin go over some widely used shorthand Korean phrases and talk about how they are used, and how people feel about them. Enjoy!