Magic Vocab Set

수리수리 마수리 abracadabra 마술 magic (real world magic) 마술사 magician (real world) 마정석, 마석, 마수석, 코어, 정수 Something (typically a stone) that increases a mages power / enhances magic. “The terminology is different per author” (from this naver answer) 마법 fairytale type of magic 마법사 wizard, witch, mage, sorcerer etc 마녀 witch (magic woman) 지팡이Continue reading “Magic Vocab Set”

Snack Packaging Translation Pt. 1

Let’s start with the giant product name. 허니버터아몬드 Honey Butter Almond This is just Konglish Now look at the upper right corner, where the little pull tab is. 뜯는곳 뜯다 is to tear something that is closed. -는 곳 is added to the stem of the verb, turning it into a place. So this meansContinue reading “Snack Packaging Translation Pt. 1”

Study Sweetly ~ Translating my Notebook

This probably isn’t what you expect from the title. My friend sometimes brings me presents from Korea! And one of the things I’ve gotten is this notebook. I am going to take this opportunity to translate some of it for you ~

Korean Slang

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”

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’

Korean Goguryeo Dynasty Monarchs + Vocab

I’m reading a book called Korean History in Maps (it’s really cool, it shows the different dynasties and the change in geography, as well as giving you the basis of wars, politics, and religion in each one) The author compiled this list of monarchs who ruled in the Goguryeo period (Goryeo later came about fromContinue reading “Korean Goguryeo Dynasty Monarchs + Vocab”

Mill’s Bio OnlyOneOf

NAME: Mill❤(I am OnlyOneOf’s cutsey member) REAL NAME: Lee YongsooDOB: 03-30-1999HEIGHT/WEIGHT: Height is aratio. 187cm/54KgBlood Type: BRESPONSIBILITY: OnlyOneOfclean up crew. Idol know it all.MOTTO: “The pain of learningis brief, but not learning isa lifelong struggle” LIKES: day 1 tweet 1 (talking with fans), soccer, baseball, swimming,foot volleyball (exercise haha), watching entertainment tv,watching movies, actiiiing.Taking selfiesContinue reading “Mill’s Bio OnlyOneOf”

Korean Historical Eras

My information and images were pulled from a book called ‘Korean History in Maps‘. I recommend reading it! It fascinating and provided a good deal of information about the values, practices, and politics of different periods in Korea’s history. Old Joseon (7th century BC – 108 BC) Joseon was the first state to develop onContinue reading “Korean Historical Eras”

저승사자 and Grim Reapers

Note: We were previously on Amino and are now copying all of our posts to this new location Note: Vocab list is included at the end of the post I’m just going to start with 저승사자 and go from there since that’s how all this started anyway ~