안녕하세요! Are you guys excited? Because seriously, it all starts to click and fall together once you learn how to read Hangul! When you start reading words/pronouncing them (even if you do not know the meaning yet) makes it feel all sorts of special. I cannot - That is how I feel when I am … Continue reading Level 1: Reading Hangul!
안녕하세요! This ... has been a while coming. I should have posted this sooner but I really wanted to talk about some Podcasts and start showing words and such. I know this is needed and a must when it comes to learning Korean, but c'mon - I know everyone wants to jump in! I thought … Continue reading Level 1: Learning “Hangul” Part 3 – Korean Alphabet Double and Combo Letters
안녕하세요! And for those who don't quite remember (or who didn't read my last entry) - that means hello! Did y'all enjoy that last podcast? Because I sure did. Next one is actually something I had not realized and learned about the difference between "Yes and No" in English versus "Yes and No" in Korean. … Continue reading Level 1: TTMIK “Yes, No, and What?” Podcast #2
Remember when I said I couldn't decide between wanting to learn how to read Hangul and just start learning words? I technically did this first, but found these to be much more beneficial once I learned the main letters first. Now that we have done most of it (I have one more entry for reading … Continue reading Level 1: TTMIK “Hello and Thank You!” Podcast #1
Let's just start this by saying the vowels make some people... I know I was definitely one of them. There are not many.... like... 10. 10 Vowels, but 8 of them are so similar that it takes a little bit to figure it out. But I got it! Thanks to the 90 Minute Challenge from 90 … Continue reading Level 1: Learning “Hangul” Part 2 – Korean Alphabet Vowels
I honestly debated about where I wanted to start. I jumped in with hearing some words and listening to the TTMIK podcast. But I was also trying to figure out Hangul on the side. On a previous entry, I mentioned the 90 minute challenge PDF. And good on my word, I checked it out as well. … Continue reading Level 1: Learning “Hangul” Part 1 – Korean Alphabet Consonants
So, while doing my "How to learn Hangul" search, I stumbled across this website: 90 Day Korean. Now, I'm not one to pay for the classes because I know I want to try without that - plus I don't have the funding for it right now. But the main focus here is that they have … Continue reading Level 1: 90 Minute Challenge to Read Korean!
This comic was brilliantly drawn by the artist Ryan Estrada! (Yes, that is his TUMBLR!) All credit goes to him! But I think it is brilliant and needs to be shared! Link to the post for this comic: Learn to Read Korean in 15 Minutes! Now, it isn't perfect, but isn't it a good start? I … Continue reading Level 1: Reading Hangul Comic!
Now I know I am not the only one who is struggling with this question. We get all hyped up and excited and trying to figure out where to even begin so we can do this amazing journey. Well, I kind of have two parts of an answer because I was so excited to just … Continue reading Part One: Where to Start?
Essentially a very basic and not in-depth story of who I am in relation to why I want to learn Korean.