here’s jang kiha performing a well known folk-rock song,”담배가게 아가씨” (cigar-store girl) with korean pop legends chang sik song and do hyun yoon. (the original video i uploaded was taken down from youtube so here’s a replacement.) as with most korean music tv broadcasts, the lyrics are right there — this seems like a good […]
abbott and costello’s “who’s on first?” routine — original soundtrack, but “acted” by korean transformers (and subtitled in hangul).
I have a pal who is a language specialist in the English Language Program at the University of Pennsylvania. She recently “set me up” with a Korean student who wanted some extra work with the vocabulary portions of his GRE study. I said I was happy to help him with this, if he would record […]
not that i am very good at it… but sometimes i will start to draw a little cartoon and then just write using only things i know (MAYBE look up one or two things) just to see how much information i can string together using the korean i already have in my head. […]
so — don’t shoot me, but i am NOT a big k-pop fan. at least not the girl group/boy group stuff i’ve seen around. BUT, i really like jang kiha and the faces. a friend in korea bought me two of their CDs — 별일 없이 산다 and the newer one, which i can’t find […]
On Saturday morning, my son climbed in to bed to snuggle with me. His arms around my neck, he said, “Your nose looks like a 신발.” Certainly, a shoe is an object one sees every day, and both of my kids say “shoe” in English regularly as well, so who knows what makes my boy, […]