Category Archives: Dramabeans

How to hide long comments in Dramabeans

My blog started for the sole reason that I am a person who tends to write long letters instead of short bursts like Twitter.  So I did not want to burden the Dramabeans Open Thread with my long posts.  Now, … Continue reading

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Hyde, Jekyll, Me 하이드 지킬, 나

Hyde, Jekyll, and Me is a Korean drama by SBS. The director of Wonderland and a circus performer clash and spark in this romance. If you have ever thought the person you were falling in love with seems like he … Continue reading

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KDrama: Mr Baek 미스터 백

Some more flashcards from Mr Baek episode 11.

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KDrama: Mr Baek 미스터 백

From episode 3

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Dramabeans, I love you girls!

Sorry, I am just having a gushy fan moment.  The lovely ladies javabeans and girlfriday are the best. Read about them in Dramabeans Duo article.  Still my favorite community of Korean drama watchers.

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Dramabeans – Beanies still cheering me on

I don’t have a lot of time to hang out at the Dramabeans Open Thread on Fridays anymore, but I do try to pop in for a quick wave hello. I got this lovely note of encouragement from Anna this … Continue reading

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Why do I want to learn Korean?

I made a video that shows the reason I am learning Korean is for the Koreans I have met. I have been studying for 10 months, starting in March 2014. http://youtu.be/n6Y8QI9oVfc Here is my English audio recording about why I want … Continue reading

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Why study Korean if you aren’t going to watch KDramas?

Tutor told me to watch an hour a day of KDrama.  Well, if you insist …

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Two years to learn Korean

An interesting discussion on the Dramabeans Open Thread asked if 2 years was a reasonable amount of time to learn Korean to speak conversationally.  I am content with the idea that it will take me 2 years to hold conversations.  It … Continue reading

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App about my favorite drama, not learning

Learning Korean is opening up doors for me.  For example, I discovered a slew of Korean apps by CJ E&M on Google Play. Nine is a favorite drama of mine.  I can download an app to my Android phone and … Continue reading

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Dramabeans’ Open Thread and Korean Drama Toddler-style

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As if I didn’t have enough to keep myself occupied, found a list of Top 100 Language Blogs. One blog is Life Abroad with Tommy about teaching English in Korea. Check out the free e-book “Teaching English in Korea Step … Continue reading

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Hello my readers, sorry if you thought this was a blog

Thank you for reading Hanguk Babble. Hanguk Babble is not a blog.  It might grow up to become one some day.  I feel guilt about my irresponsible use of Hanguk Babble that gives the impression it might be a blog, … Continue reading

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Can you count in Korean the number of Dramas you’ve seen?

I sort of learned the first ten numbers in Korean, but I still count on my fingers.  My goal before June 11th class of KDA (Korean Digital Academy, Rob Julien’s online class I am taking) is to actually be able … Continue reading

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Daily actions = Large Results

We tend to over-complicate language learning when it’s really all about consistency every single day. Daily actions=large results. – @Amadagin, Retweeted by @Shanna, Retweeted by @jrbeanie17

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HMart Cambridge Meetup May 8

Drama Fever is having a Meetup in Boston at the new Cambridge HMART on  Thursday, May 8, 2014 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM.  Hmm … I have friends in Cambridge, maybe I will go.

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