Level 8 Lesson 1 – Advanced Idiomatic Expressions / 눈 (eye) – Part 1/2


Welcome to the first lesson in the Advanced Idiomatic Expression series! By studying with this series, you will learn many idiomatic expressions that are based upon a certain Korean word and used in everyday Korean conversation. In order to fully understand and use the expressions introduced in this series, it is essential that you understand the grammatical structure of the sentence. Are you ready to get started? Let’s hop right into the first lesson with the word 눈!

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Level 8 Lesson 1 – Advanced Idiomatic Expressions / 눈 (eye) – Part 1/2
  • jon

    Finally a new lesson! =p

  • 새 레슨이 나와 너무 기뻐요~ 감사합니다! 진짜 재미있고 쓸모가 있는 레슨이였어요! 선생님들도 재미있게 녹음한 거 같아요! 😀

  • YAY!!! Level 8!!! We are already advanced learners ᄏ ᄏ ᄏ

  • rigo

    i love it , please bring more of those

  • Bri Bri

    Finally! This is exactly what I need 😀 I’m not quite advanced yet but I’m sorta intermediate. It gives me more reason to study hard so I can get here!!!!

  • Samier

    Awesome! I can’t believe it’s already level 8!! I’m still a beginner though haha

  • shams

    انا بحبكم جدا و بحب اسمعكم و اسمع الدروس بتاعتكم ….
    선생님들이 정말 짱이에요~~ ^^

  • Finally the long wait is over and we have reached Level 8..Thanks TTMIK team^^^

  • Dale

    감사합니다. 좋은 레슨이에요.

  • Will

    와…넘 흥미로워요. 저는 요즘에 그런 숙어를 배우고 싶다고 생각했는데 어떻게 찾아볼 수 있는지 몰랐어요. 선생님 너무 너무 감사하구요 제가 선생님들이 가르치신 숙어를 회화에 응용할 것이 기대됩니당…

  • 우!!! 많이 흥미로운 것 같아요! 난 예전에 한국어 레벨은 초급이었을때 거런 걸 배워 보고 싶었는데 그때 그런 숙어가 아주 어려웠어요. 지금은 선생님들은 아주 맑고 재미있게 숙어를 알려 주셔서 많이 고마워요!! ~

  • Great lesson!
    But I am still not sure with one thing. In PDF its written 눈 앞이 캄캄했었는데… But can I say just 캄캄했는데?

  • ryan sarzate

    Wow ! new Lesson . kamsahamnida. Im Filipino

  • Lybeth

    Annyeong haseyo TTMIK seonsaengnim! Wow Level 8 ! Neomu jal dwae sseo yo. Geurigo jeongmal gomawoyo! I was so glad when I found TTMIK website few months ago. I geo mani dowoyo of my korean studies. I started the korean characters until I learned to read and write. Now, I am following TTMIK lessons at level 6 already. Han gu geo gongbuhaeyo jaemi isseoyo. I studied by myself during my free time at the office. Actually, we are 3 in our office studying korean and I also suggested to them this website. Dasi kamsahamnida and congratulation teachers you did such a great job!

    • Lybeth

      sorry there’s a typo error it’s dowayo ( help ) ^_^ not dowoyo…

  • Mina

    سلام خیلی خیلی خوشحالم که فصل هشتم رو شروع کردید…ممنون.

  • Mike

    Another great lesson! I’ve jumping around the site since I am not exactly sure where my Korean level is but you’ve done a good job of being able to explain these new words and phrases.

  • 수빈

    여자 그룹 춤을 추기에 눈썰미 좋은 사람은 바로 샤이니의 키예요.

  • 젝클린

    레벨팔 어려운 봐는데.. 공부할게요. ^^

  • Min Min

    aww.. 🙁 How can i download the PDF files for all the lessons? Please help. Kamsahamnida!

  • Sanjeeda Masroor

    1) If you eat out, you shouldn’t be picky
    – 밖에 먹으면 눈이 높으면 안돼요

    2) If you do something bad, you will get on people’s bad side
    – 나쁠 것이 하면, 사람들이 눈 밖에 날 게요

    3) You look so tired. You should take a nap.
    – 많이 피곤하나봐요. 눈을 좀 붙이세요

    4) I know you’re hiding something. I can tell right by looking at your face.
    – 당신이 뭔가 속이는줄 알아요. 당신이 얼굘 눈빛만 봐도 알수 있어요

    5) No matter how hopeless it seem, you should never give up.
    – 아무리 눈앞에 캄캄해도, 절대로 포기하면 안 돼요

    6) You made that dish very tasty/deliciously. You really pick up things fast.
    – 저 음식은 너무 맛이게 만들었어요. 당신은 눈썰미가 좋아요

    If there are any mistakes in the above sentences, please correct me.감사합니다!!

  • TinaMusicFairy

    정말 좋은 레슨이에요, 근데 “idiom” 한국어로 뭐예요? 감사합니다 선생님, 수고하셨어요

  • Leni

    우리 오래 사기였어서 서로의 마음이 눈빛만 봐도 알 수 있어요.

  • Kam

    그럼.. 전 눈 높아는 사람이 것 같아요 그리고 저 거의 다 것은 눈썰미가 좋다 (then… I think I am a picky person and I learn almost everything fast)
    [I’m not sure if I wrote it well so corrections are appreciated] 🙂

  • Ron

    really enjoyed this lesson! I really like that the conversations are slowly becoming more and more in Korean. This is really helpful