Daily Archives: November 6, 2014

“The Giving Tree” Tutor session

I just finished an hour tutor session with Woojae Jun.  Phew, I am exhausted! Colin has told me for months that I need to focus on a “clear vowel sound” and Woojae has taken up the same refrain.  Worked on … Continue reading

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Language learning and chocolate

Thought-provoking article: The pleasure of learning new words. Is the desire to acquire language and communicate a primal urge? Is awakening emotions a reason to learn language? Can we learn faster by stimulating the pleasure/reward circuits in our brain? Is … Continue reading

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Greeting

I am making connections between greetings I memorized and the verbs I am learning.  For example, realizing that 지나다 is the verb used in 잘 지냈어요. 안녕하세요? / 안녕하십니까?  Hello 안녕 安寧 peace 밥 먹었어? / 식사 하셨어요? Have you eaten? … Continue reading

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Progress is new mistakes

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Will Smith – “Gettin’ Jiggy With It” to remember 약속 지키다?  Whatever it takes to remember and keep it fun.  🙂 Whoo hoo!  Yep, I’m dancing in my living room.  🙂

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Language Mooch

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