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The key to learning Korean is staying motivated enough to learn the language. At TalkToMeInKorean.com, we provide you free lessons, fun video shows, and a store section that will keep you motivated and meet your Korean learning needs.

Please find the complete transcript of this Iyagi in the PDF available for download in the side bar, and if you have any questions, feel free to ask us in the comment!

Direct download: ttmik-iyagi-22.pdf
Category:PDF -- posted at: 11:42pm JST

안녕하세요! Welcome back to another Iyagi episode!! Do you take taxis often? Are taxi fares expensive in your home city? In this episode, 현우 and 경은 talk about 택시.

Please find the complete transcript of this Iyagi in the PDF available for download in the side bar, and if you have any questions, feel free to ask us in the comment!

Direct download: ttmik-iyagi-22.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:40pm JST

안녕하세요! Welcome back to another TTMIK lesson! Here in this lesson, we are going to learn how to say that something looks like something else, or something seems to be in a certain state. Find out how to use the expression 같다 [gat-da] with nouns by listening to the audio lesson.

Thank you for studying with us and supporting our site! Our listeners are AWESOME!

Direct download: ttmik-l3l8.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:58pm JST

안녕하세요! Welcome back to another TTMIK lesson! Here in this lesson, we are going to learn how to say that something looks like something else, or something seems to be in a certain state. Find out how to use the expression 같다 [gat-da] with nouns by listening to the audio lesson.

Thank you for studying with us and supporting our site! Our listeners are AWESOME!

Direct download: ttmik-l3l8.pdf
Category:PDF -- posted at: 3:50pm JST

안녕하세요! We are back with another news update! In this news update, we introduce 최경은의 오디오북 (kyeongeun’s Audiobook)!

This audiobook was written and recorded by Kyeong-eun Choi.

Kyeong-eun is one of the teachers and podcast hosts here at TalkToMeInKorean.com. She was born and raised here in Seoul, Korea, and she shares five of her interesting experiences with the listeners through this audiobook.

Inside this audiobook you will find:

1. Preface
2. Story 1 - Traveling
3. Story 2 - Friends
4. Story 3 - Workplace Culture in Korea
5. Story 4 - Internet Meet-ups
6. Story 5 - Volunteering

The audiobook contains 5 stories in the MP3 audio format and a PDF file that has the complete script and translation.

Direct download: ttmik-news-10.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:24pm JST

안녕하세요! This is Korean Vocabulary Plus #7! We introduce grammar points and sentence building tips through our regular lessons, and we do not try to have you memorize a lot of vocabulary words all at once because learning new words doesn’t work that way! So our regular lessons will always be the way they are, without too many vocab words to remember. We want our listeners to only focus on the grammar points that we introduce through the lessons. So through Korean Vocabulary Plus video lessons, we introduce new words, one by one. But to help you remember the word better through context, and for those of you who already know the certain words but want to learn some more expressions using the words, we will also give you some sample sentences through the videos.

Direct download: ttmik-korean-vocabulary-plus-7.pdf
Category:PDF -- posted at: 11:04am JST

안녕하세요! This is Korean Vocabulary Plus #7! We introduce grammar points and sentence building tips through our regular lessons, and we do not try to have you memorize a lot of vocabulary words all at once because learning new words doesn’t work that way! So our regular lessons will always be the way they are, without too many vocab words to remember. We want our listeners to only focus on the grammar points that we introduce through the lessons. So through Korean Vocabulary Plus video lessons, we introduce new words, one by one. But to help you remember the word better through context, and for those of you who already know the certain words but want to learn some more expressions using the words, we will also give you some sample sentences through the videos.

Direct download: korean_vocabulary_plus_7.mp4
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:56am JST

Kyeong-eun's Audiobook (최경은의 오디오북)

This audiobook was written and recorded by Kyeong-eun Choi.

Kyeong-eun is one of the teachers and podcast hosts here at TalkToMeInKorean.com. She was born and raised here in Seoul, Korea, and she shares five of her interesting experiences with the listeners through this audiobook.

Inside this audiobook you will find:

1. Preface
2. Story 1 - Traveling
3. Story 2 - Friends
4. Story 3 - Workplace Culture in Korea
5. Story 4 - Internet Meet-ups
6. Story 5 - Volunteering

The audiobook contains 5 stories in the MP3 audio format and a PDF file that has the complete script and translation.

Direct download: ttmikstore-kyeongeun-audiobook-4-sample.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:36pm JST

TTMIk Level 3 Lesson 7 - PDF

안녕하세요! There are many different ways of linking verbs in one sentence in Korean, and we've already looked at how to use -고 [-go] through one of our previous lessons. Today, in this lesson, we are looking at how the verb ending -아/어/여서 works. After studying this lesson, you will feel that your sentence building skills in Korean have improved a lot! Have fun!

Direct download: ttmik-l3l7.pdf
Category:PDF -- posted at: 6:45pm JST

TTMIK Level 3 Lesson 7

안녕하세요! There are many different ways of linking verbs in one sentence in Korean, and we've already looked at how to use -고 [-go] through one of our previous lessons. Today, in this lesson, we are looking at how the verb ending -아/어/여서 works. After studying this lesson, you will feel that your sentence building skills in Korean have improved a lot! Have fun!

Direct download: ttmik-l3l7.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:36pm JST

안녕하세요! Welcome back to another Iyagi episode! In today’s Iyagi, 현우 and 석진 talked about health, and what they do to stay healthy. Everyone, what do you do to stay healthy? 여러분은 건강을 지키기 위해서 어떻게 하세요? 운동을 열심히 하세요? 아니면 몸에 좋은 음식을 많이 드세요? 여러분만의 방법이 있으면 알려 주세요.

Please find the complete transcript of this Iyagi in the PDF available for download in the side bar, and if you have any questions, feel free to ask us in the comment!

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Direct download: ttmik-iyagi-21.pdf
Category:PDF -- posted at: 6:10pm JST

안녕하세요! Welcome back to another Iyagi episode! In today’s Iyagi, 현우 and 석진 talked about health, and what they do to stay healthy. Everyone, what do you do to stay healthy? 여러분은 건강을 지키기 위해서 어떻게 하세요? 운동을 열심히 하세요? 아니면 몸에 좋은 음식을 많이 드세요? 여러분만의 방법이 있으면 알려 주세요.

Please find the complete transcript of this Iyagi in the PDF available for download in the side bar, and if you have any questions, feel free to ask us in the comment!

TalkToMeInKorean.com

Direct download: ttmik-iyagi-21.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:59pm JST

안녕하세요! We are back with another workbook. This workbook is the lessons 11-20 in Level 2.

How to use the workbook:
1. First open the PDF file available in the sidebar (or in the iTunes podcast feed) and try answering the questions yourself.
2. Check out the correct answers section at the end of the PDF.
3. Listen to the audio file to listen to the correct pronunciation of the words and phrases used in the PDF.

Direct download: ttmik-workbook-level2-11-20.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:12pm JST

안녕하세요! This is Korean Vocabulary Plus #6! We introduce grammar points and sentence building tips through our regular lessons, and we do not try to have you memorize a lot of vocabulary words all at once because learning new words doesn’t work that way! So our regular lessons will always be the way they are, without too many vocab words to remember. We want our listeners to only focus on the grammar points that we introduce through the lessons. So through Korean Vocabulary Plus video lessons, we introduce new words, one by one. But to help you remember the word better through context, and for those of you who already know the certain words but want to learn some more expressions using the words, we will also give you some sample sentences through the videos.

Direct download: ttmik-korean-vocabulary-plus-6.mp4
Category:general -- posted at: 3:49pm JST

안녕하세요! This is Korean Vocabulary Plus #6! We introduce grammar points and sentence building tips through our regular lessons, and we do not try to have you memorize a lot of vocabulary words all at once because learning new words doesn’t work that way! So our regular lessons will always be the way they are, without too many vocab words to remember. We want our listeners to only focus on the grammar points that we introduce through the lessons. So through Korean Vocabulary Plus video lessons, we introduce new words, one by one. But to help you remember the word better through context, and for those of you who already know the certain words but want to learn some more expressions using the words, we will also give you some sample sentences through the videos.

Direct download: ttmik-korean-vocabulary-plus-6.pdf
Category:PDF -- posted at: 3:09pm JST

안녕하세요! In this lesson, we are looking at one more way of talking about the future. In addition to -(ㅇ)ㄹ 거예요, which we already introduced in Level 2 Lesson 1, there is another form that you will often here in everyday spoken Korean, which is -(으)게요.

Listen in to find out how these two are different and why it is important to know the difference!

Thank you for studying with us :) We are very happy that you are enjoying our lessons!

Direct download: ttmik-l3l6.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:38pm JST

안녕하세요! In this lesson, we are looking at one more way of talking about the future. In addition to -(ㅇ)ㄹ 거예요, which we already introduced in Level 2 Lesson 1, there is another form that you will often here in everyday spoken Korean, which is -(으)게요.

Listen in to find out how these two are different and why it is important to know the difference!

Thank you for studying with us :) We are very happy that you are enjoying our lessons!

Direct download: ttmik-l3l6.pdf
Category:PDF -- posted at: 5:33pm JST

안녕하세요! Welcome back to another Iyagi episode! In today's Iyagi, 현우 and 석진 talked about a topic that was requested many times by our listeners - military service!!! If you were given the chance, would you want to try serving in the army for a couple of years? What do you think would be good sides and some bad sides of it? If you are serving your country's armed forces now, we would love to have you share some of your stories with us and fellow listeners, too.

Please find the complete transcript of this Iyagi in the PDF available for download in the side bar, and if you have any questions, feel free to ask us in the comment!

Direct download: ttmik-iyagi-20.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:33pm JST

안녕하세요! In this lesson, we are looking at how to say "about" "approximately" or "around" something. The words we introduce in this lesson are 쯤, 정도 and 약. Listen in to find out how to use them correctly, and if you have any questions, please feel free to leave us comments!

Direct download: ttmik-l3l5.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:21am JST

안녕하세요! This is Korean Vocabulary Plus #5! We introduce grammar points and sentence building tips through our regular lessons, and we do not try to have you memorize a lot of vocabulary words all at once because learning new words doesn’t work that way! So our regular lessons will always be the way they are, without too many vocab words to remember. We want our listeners to only focus on the grammar points that we introduce through the lessons. So through Korean Vocabulary Plus video lessons, we introduce new words, one by one. But to help you remember the word better through context, and for those of you who already know the certain words but want to learn some more expressions using the words, we will also give you some sample sentences through the videos.

Not all our videos will be posted here as lessons, but all of them are going to be on our Youtube channel, so that when we have a lot of these videos, it will be easier for you to watch them together, or favorite or save them. So please be sure to subscribe to our Youtube channel as well :) (This is because we will be making a lot of these videos, and we don’t want to spam our lesson posts with vocabulary videos. But the videos are ALL going to be available on Youtube.)

Thank you once again for your support, everyone!

Direct download: ttmik-vocab-plus-5.mp4
Category:Vidcast -- posted at: 4:15pm JST

안녕하세요! Welcome back to another lesson at TalkToMeInKorean.com! We are having a look at something a little unique to the Korean language, which means that if you understand and know how to use this sentence ending, you can expand your Korean skills by a lot!!!

In Korean, when you want to say "Shall we do + something?" and when you want to say "I wonder if ...", you use the same sentence ending, which is -(으)ㄹ까요?

Listen in to find out how to use this ending, -(으)ㄹ까요?, in natural context, and as usual, if you have any questions, please feel free to ask us in the comment or e-mail us!

Direct download: ttmik-l3l4.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:16pm JST

안녕하세요! This is Iyagi #19. In this Iyagi episode, 현정 and 현우 talked about some scary stories. Do you like scary stories? Do you have some good scary stories to tell? How about sharing them with us? 코멘트로 남겨 주세요. ^^

감사합니다!

TalkToMeInKorean.com

Direct download: ttmik-iyagi-19.pdf
Category:general -- posted at: 12:30pm JST

안녕하세요! This is Iyagi #19. In this Iyagi episode, 현정 and 현우 talked about some scary stories. Do you like scary stories? Do you have some good scary stories to tell? How about sharing them with us? 코멘트로 남겨 주세요. ^^

감사합니다!

TalkToMeInKorean.com

Direct download: ttmik-iyagi-19.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:24pm JST

Level 3 Lesson 3

안녕하세요! In this lesson, we are looking at how to ask someone where someone or something is and also how to talk about relative locations like "in front of" "behind" "next to" "on top of" and "under". Listen in to find out more!

And when you memorize new words in a foreign language, what do you do to help the words stick? We tried giving you some mnemonic tips for the words toward the end of the lesson. Let us know what you think!

Direct download: ttmik-l3l3.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:26pm JST

안녕하세요! In this lesson, we are looking at how to ask someone where someone or something is and also how to talk about relative locations like "in front of" "behind" "next to" "on top of" and "under". Listen in to find out!

Direct download: ttmik-l3l3.pdf
Category:PDF -- posted at: 11:59am JST

Interview #8

안녕하세요! Welcome to another episode of Interview by TalkToMeInKorean.com. In this interview, Hyunwoo sat down with Steven Wilson from Canada to talk about his life and studying experiences in Korea. Steven is back in Canada as this is being posted, but he was here in Korea for almost a year studying at 서울시립대학교, and became very close friends with all the members of the team at TTMIK. Now listen in to find out what it was like for him to live in Korea as an exchange student for a year and how he studied Korean.

Thank you Steven for being such an awesome friend for all of us, and also for taking the time to make this interview possible even though you were very busy getting ready to go back to Canada. And thank you everyone for your continued support!

Direct download: ttmik-interview8.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:22pm JST

Level 3 Lesson 2 - PDF
Direct download: ttmik-l3l2.pdf
Category:PDF -- posted at: 5:47pm JST

Level 3 Lesson 2

안녕하세요! Welcome back to another exciting lesson at TalkToMeInKorean.com! Today in this lesson we are going to look at how to 'link' two or more verbs together in one sentences. There are many different ways of doing this, but we are going to start from the most commonly used form, which is -고 (-go). Listen in to find out more!

Direct download: ttmik-l3l2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:44pm JST

Welcome back to Iyagi! In this Iyagi episode, 경은 and 석진 talk about going to (or not going to) public bath houses in Korea. Do you have public bath houses in your country? Do you go to them often?

After listening to the Iyagi lesson, if you have any questions, please feel free to ask us in the comment!

(Photo courtesy of http://www.flickr.com/photos/krikit/2662529125 )

Direct download: ttmik-iyagi-18.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:00pm JST

Welcome to Level 3, everyone! And congratulations on finishing Level 1 and Level 2. In this lesson, we are introducing an expression that is very commonly used, and in two opposite meanings, too. The expression is 너무 [neo-mu] and it can be used to mean both "very" in positive sentences and "too much" in negative sentences. Listen in to learn more about how it is used!

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Direct download: ttmik-l3l1.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:16pm JST

Hyunwoo's Audiobook has been added to the TalkToMeInKorean.com Store!

Hyunwoo is one of the teachers and podcast hosts here at TalkToMeInKorean.com. Hyunwoo was born and raised in Gwangju, a city in the southern part of Korea and moved to Seoul on entering college. In his first audiobook, he talks about the differences between his hometown and the city he is currently living in, as well as four other topics.

Inside this audiobook you will find:
1. Preface
2. Story 1 – Gwangju and Seoul
3. Story 2 – Private tutoring, the best part-time job ever?
4. Story 3 – Learning Engilsh in Korea
5. Story 4 – B-boying in Korea
6. Story 5 – Living in a Hasuk house

The audiobook contains 5 stories in the MP3 audio format and a PDF file that has the complete script and translation.

Direct download: ttmik-news-9.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:59pm JST