Tag Archives: vocabulary
What’s your excuse for not studying, making progress, and speaking your target language? Today, mine is that it is too hot. Then I remember that my teacher Joonhee wrote “It’s toooooooo hot here in Korea. 너무 더워요.” Summer and it’s … Continue reading
The card game Spider Solitaire is a weakness of mine. Something about placing cards in order is soothing. I shudder to think how many hours of my life have been lost to playing this card game. To make the activity … Continue reading
I reviewed the list of vocabulary from my tutor. The shaded words are ones I am learning, the white words are known. In spite of being able to come up with the word when prompted, I still have trouble putting … Continue reading
I try to learn vocabulary. Some words I meet, we introduce ourselves, we are friendly, I use it in a sentence or make a flashcard, and then I forget about the word. Not so for the 1000 Most Frequently Used … Continue reading
Play a game of matching which terms go together as a way to work on vocabulary and make associations. For example, apple 사과 and tree 나무. Describe the picture. Practice making sentences. For example, because it was windy, Christopher Robin … Continue reading
Some more flashcards from Mr Baek episode 11.
A quick 3 minute video on how much I like my classes with Korean Digital Academy. A longer 9 minute video how I study with notepad and paper flashcards. Rob Julien’s revamp that helped me switch from a lot of … Continue reading
I just heard about two sites for seeing American TV with Korean subtitles. From Alina on Mindpasta ” heyheyfriends and mgoon for streaming.” “Little girl, I’m a policeman” starts off the “Walking Dead” first episode.
Naive by the Kooks inspired a flashcard.
Inspired by jazz chant “How do you spell dog? D-O-G”, I created a jazz chant for Korean verbs. These are all the verbs from Korean Digital Academy up through class 19. I sing them 🙂 It is very rough, but … Continue reading
I use the book 2000 Essential Korean Words for Beginners as a dictionary type reference. However, I discovered my accompanying MP3 CD was cracked. So I visited the publisher Darakwon’s site to obtain the MP3 files. The publisher has many free … Continue reading
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
Visual learners can create word clouds with software like WordItOut. more word cloud generators Read more about visualizing data.