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Korean is a quick change artist

It occurred to me that Korean is a quick change artist.  I pictured words going into a dressing room, and out they come having changed into a different part of speech. Remember all those Korean dramas that have a make-over … Continue reading

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Sentence Types, Word categories, Speech Levels, Honorifics

There are 4 types of sentences: statement, question, command, and suggestion.

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Parts of Speech: English vs. Korean

In English, we classify parts of speech as articles, nouns, pronouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs, conjunctions, prepositions, and interjections. A word can be more than one part of speech. In Korean, they do not have adjectives and prepositions. Instead, adjectives are … Continue reading

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