ㅇㅇ Short for ‘응!’ Or ‘yes’ ㄴㄴ Short for ‘아니’ or ‘no’ 한남 Short for 한국남자, but Korean men don’t want to be called it because it carries the conotation of being mean Note: I just learned that this term is also derogatory and used by extreme feminists in Korea. Don’t use it. 카톡 ShortContinue reading “Korean Slang”
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Uses of 치다
치다 To hit ~~~ I found out that you 치다 typewriters today and I got really excited over that. It made me want to make a list of things that you can 치다.
Boba Tea Vocab
Quizlet set 흑당 Brown Sugar Specifically as a milk tea flavor
흑당 / 흑설탕 / 황설탕 [Words for Brown Sugar]
All the words mean ‘brown sugar’ but there’s different nuances and contexts. 흑당 This word is only really used to refer to the brown sugar milk tea flavor.
Pokemon Go ‘Find Pokemon’ Menu (Korean Translation + Vocab List)
I started playing Pokemon Go again over quarantine because I was bored out of my mind, and I’m low key still playing it. My phone was in Korean at the time, so Pokemon was in Korean, so I figured why not provide some Pokemon Go content ~ So when you go to your pokemon listContinue reading “Pokemon Go ‘Find Pokemon’ Menu (Korean Translation + Vocab List)”
알 vs 계란 vs 달걀 [words for eggs]
They all mean egg! 알 This refers to any kind of egg. Bird, chameleon, Pokémon…..
Some Noun/Verb Combos in Korean
Idk what to title this but I just wanted to post a short list of different verbs that are paired with nouns differently than in English. For example: in english we ‘take a nap’ but in korean you ‘sleep a nap’
Frequency + Quality (Korean Vocab List)
Frequency words for verbs Vocab 보통 usually 자주 often 계속 continuously
백신 vs 백신접종 vs 예방접종 [vaccination]
These are useful words to know! They come up a lot in conversation, nowadays. 백신 Vaccine This is the vaccine itself, the medication that you put into your body. 접종 백신접종 Vaccination This refers to the act of getting vaccinated. An example sentence can be seen in the news article shared by 리리! It’s also where IContinue reading “백신 vs 백신접종 vs 예방접종 [vaccination]”
과외쌤 vs 가정교사 vs 개인교사 [tutoring]
Appreciate my image pls 저는 미국 수화 과외쌤이서 이 단어들 배웠어요 I’m a tutor primarily (I tutor ASL specifically), and while at work I decided to write ASL Tutor on the board in both English and Korean. But I had to learn the Korean word and turns out there’s a lot of options: