30-Day Challenge: Day #25 – Practical Application: Learn how to read Korean nutrition labels

← Day #24 30-Day Challenge Home Base Day #26 → Inspiration Are you familiar with this thing? (Americans) It’s recently morphed into this: Those diagrams show the past (and present) USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) daily recommendations for food portions (and it turns out they’ve been giving recommendations like this for almost 100 years!). […]

30-Day Challenge: Day #24 – Practically practice Korean by reviewing Korean movies (in Korean)

← Day #23 30-Day Challenge Home Base Day #25 → Inspiration The above movie preview is from 은밀하게 위대하게 (“Secretly, Greatly”) and was the top movie in Korea from June 6, 2013 to June 15, 2013. What is quite possibly the cheapest and most exciting form of out-of-your-house entertainment on the planet? Movies. According to this […]

30-Day Challenge: Day #23 – Practice your Korean language flow and fluency by remaking a TV advertisement (광고)

← Day #22 30-Day Challenge Home Base Day #24 → Inspiration Yesterday’s post was all about learning a Korean dialect. So, I thought it would be fun to issue a Challenge to remake the commercial above with your voice (or choose another Korean TV commercial). Here’s the how and the why of this Challenge: How: Choose […]

30-Day Challenge: Day #18 – Learn new expressions and solidify your memory with Children’s Songs

← Day #17 30-Day Challenge Home Base Day #19 → Inspiration Today’s inspiration comes from a guest post at the Everyday Language Learner blog by Susanna Zaraysky. Susanna is a polyglot who speaks 7 languages, has been to more than 50 countries, and has even written a book called Language is Music. Here’s a quote from the article: […]