The following are Wongoji basic writing guidelines that I found in a Nonsul (essay) notebook by PAPIER co, LTD. I’ve translated them into English to help you better understand how to properly write essays using Wongoji papers (which is what the TOPIK test uses as well). Download Wongoji essay writing instructions PDF The directions are […]
Here are the fourth 108 words (#325-432) from Part 1 of the Complete Guide to the TOPIK: Basic. You can find: The first 108 words here The second 108 words here The third set of 108 here More are forthcoming Complete Guide to the TOPIK: Basic – Week 4 Vocab There are additionally some words from the […]
← Day #11 30-Day Challenge Home Base Day #13 → Inspiration Learning the grammar of a target language may be daunting. More so because the grammar rules of the language you are learning may be very different from those of your mother tongue… Regardless of what experts tell you, you will not be fluent in […]
Here are the third 108 words (#217-324) from Part 1 of the Complete Guide to the TOPIK: Basic. You can find the first 108 words here, and the second 108 words here. More are forthcoming: Complete Guide to the TOPIK: Basic – Week 3 Vocab This list also includes the rest of the words from Part 2 of […]
So you want to register for the TOPIK? The above PPT was put together with the specific purpose of helping you navigate the TOPIK website, join it, and register for the TOPIK test, even with minimal Korean ability. Oh, and one more thing I forgot to include in the original PPT. After paying via ATM, […]
Here are the second 108 words (#109-216) from Part 1 of the Complete Guide to the TOPIK: Basic. You can find the first 108 words here. More are forthcoming: Complete Guide to the TOPIK: Basic – Week 2 Vocab These words consist largely of the vocab in the Vocabulary & Expressions boxes in the book. Find the […]
All the following information is freely available on numerous TOPIK websites, some with analysis. The following is a basic Beginner level (초급) rubric. This one doesn’t include “Formality of Language Use” like the Intermediate and Advanced rubrics do. TOPIK Writing Evaluation Content and Task Completion (9 marks) – 내용 및 과제 수행 (9점) Evaluates whether […]
A while ago, I reviewed the TOPIK One apps for Android that André Graziani has created. Unfortunately, those apps are currently only available for Android (although André did let me know in the blog comments that he’s working on porting those to iPhone now). In the meantime, however, here are some other promising looking apps that are currently available […]
Here is the complete collection of vocabulary papers from the Low Intermediate Class (including a few hundred words in the Complete TOPIK Guide book). The total amount of vocabulary contained here is 1260 words. So, including the additional 900 words contained in the Beginner class vocabulary list, you’ll be well on your way to passing the TOPIK test with 2160 words total.
There are 72 words per week (12 per day for 6 days) over the course of 15 weeks.
For grammar that is covered on the TOPIK Level 1-2 test, please check out Low Intermediate Class Resources page.