Catch the Wave / 땅 짚고 헤엄치다, 훔쳐보다


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Everyday Korean Idiomatic Expressions!

Enjoying learning new Korean expressions every week with Catch the Wave? Everyday Korean Idiomatic Expressions book/e-book introduces 100 frequently used idiomatic expressions including the ones that are introduced on Catch the Wave. You can simply get the hang of each expression with the first page of each chapter with literal translation, actual meaning and vocabulary note, or go into more detail in the next page with detailed explanation and two sample dialogues. Fun illustrations not only add the fun in your study but also help the expressions stick in your memory. Enriching your Korean to sound more fluent has never been easier.



Catch the Wave / 땅 짚고 헤엄치다, 훔쳐보다
  • Jangmi

    A similar English idiomatic expression to 훔쳐보다 would be “to steal a glance”. Though I don’t think the English expression is used as much for a man looking at a woman.

    • Seokjin Jin

      We use the expression “훔쳐보다” often. 🙂 Thanks for letting us the English version. 🙂