Basic Korean Vowels and Consonants

Ok, let’s learn the basic Korean vowels! There’s 8 of them, with the english equivalent pronunciation guide. 1. ㅏ – this vowel sounds like ‘ah’, or the ‘a’ in ‘father’. 2. ㅓ – this vowel sounds like ‘aww’, or the ‘Au’ in ‘Australia’. 3. ㅗ – this vowel sounds like ‘oh’, or the ‘o’ in… Continue reading Basic Korean Vowels and Consonants

Basic Korean Expressions

First, let’s start off by learning some of the basic Korean expressions. BASIC EXPRESSIONS WORD TRANSLATION 안녕하세요 HI, HELLO 감사합니다 THANK YOU, THANKS 고맙습니다 THANK YOU, THANKS 네 YES, YEAH 아니요 NO 맞아요 YES, CORRECT 안녕히 계세요 GOODBYE (TO PERSON WHO IS STAYING) 안녕히 가세요 GOODBYE (TO PEOPLE WHO ARE LEAVING) 죄송합니다 SORRY 미안합니다 SORRY… Continue reading Basic Korean Expressions

Basic Korean Vocabulary

Ok, now let’s learn some basic vocabulary. Here a list of some basic Korean vocabulary that you might find helpful. BASIC VOCABULARY WORD TRANSLATION 이 THIS 그 THAT (CLOSE) 저 THAT (FAR) 나 I,ME 저 I,ME (FORMAL) 나의,내 MY,MINE 저의,제 MY,MINE (FORMAL) 너, 자네 YOU 당신 YOU (FORMAL) 너의,네,니 YOUR 우리 WE,US 저희 WE,US (FORMAL)… Continue reading Basic Korean Vocabulary