Korean from Zero

Author: George Trombley
Publisher: From Zero!
ISBN: 0989654524
Release Date: 2014-05-01
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Korean From Zero! is a fun, innovative, and integrated approach to learning Korean created by professional interpreter George Trombley, Korean linguist Reed Bullen, Professor Myunghee Ham, and Sunhee Bong. Using up-to-date and easy-to-grasp grammar, Korean From Zero! is the perfect course for current students of Korean as well as absolute beginners. Features of the book: * Integrated Workbook with Answer Key * MP3 Audio * Online Support * Over 600 New Words and Expressions * Learn to Read and Write Hangul * Extensive Grammar * 90 Adjectives and Verbs Detailed * Bilingual Glossaries with Hangul and English ...and much more!

Korean Made Simple

Author: Billy Go
Publisher: GO! Billy Korean
ISBN:
Release Date: 2014-04-05
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Korean Made Simple is a book for anyone who wishes to begin learning the Korean language. No matter your age, you can learn how to read, write, speak and understand Korean. Learn the Korean writing system, Korean culture, and even history. Learn over 1,000 vocabulary words and phrases through 20 in-depth and fun lessons, filled with plenty of examples. Additionally, practice sections with answer keys are built into every chapter. This book also contains additional advanced level notes for more skilled Korean speakers looking for a review of basic grammar and concepts, including a full appendix covering sound change rules. Audio files for the book are also available for free download from gobillykorean.com. Start your exciting journey into the Korean language today. Let's learn Korean!

Korean From Zero 3

Author: George Trombley
Publisher: Learn from Zero
ISBN: 0989654540
Release Date: 2017-07-26
Genre: Korean language

Korean From Zero! 3 continues the integrated approach to learning Korean. Created by interpreter, George Trombley, Korean linguist Reed Bullen, native Korean speaker Jiyoon Kim and Korean teacher Myunghee Ham. Using up-to-date and easy-to-grasp grammar, Korean From Zero! is the perfect course for current students to continue their studies.

Korean Made Simple 2

Author: Billy Go
Publisher: GO! Billy Korean
ISBN:
Release Date: 2014-10-21
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Korean Made Simple 2 continues right from where we left off, and will help to bring your Korean language abilities to the next level. No matter your age, you can learn how to read, write, speak and understand Korean. Learn more about Korean grammar, culture, history, holidays, and even idioms. Learn over 1,000 new vocabulary words and phrases through 20 in-depth and fun lessons, filled with plenty of examples. Additionally, practice sections with answer keys are built into every chapter. This book also contains advanced level notes for more skilled Korean speakers looking for a review, as well as an appendix dedicated to additional reading practice in Korean. Audio files for the book are also available for free download from gobillykorean.com. Continue your exciting journey into the Korean language today. Let's learn Korean!

Hangul Today Mastering Hangul Workbook

Author: Layun Choi
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1494970988
Release Date: 2014-01-10
Genre: Foreign Language Study

There are 14 basic consonants and 10 basic vowels in Korean Hangul. With these basic vowels and consonants, 5 additional double consonants and 11 additional vowels can be created. Knowing Korean alphabets and their sound is a very important step in learning Korean because you will apply these alphabets to your reading, writing, speaking and listening. Hangul helps you speak the sounds and recognize sounds when you listen. This book has comprehensive explanations of Hangul system and practice workbook section. The workbook section includes learning vowels, consonants and final consonants, constructing syllables, reading, writing Korean vocabulary, recognizing sound difference and pronunciation of words. This book will help you to learn Hangul and build basic foundation in learning Korean.

Korean Language for Beginners

Author: Andrea De Benedittis
Publisher:
ISBN: 1624120687
Release Date: 2016-05-01
Genre:

Literary Nonfiction. Asian & Asian American Studies. This book is a complete guide for people who want to learn the Korean language, starting from the very beginning, and learn the alphabet and the correct sounds of vowels, consonants, and diphthongs. It was written for people who want an easy but systematic approach to the language. The writer is a non-native speaker who started learning the language from ZERO, just like you, and spent years in Korea trying to reach a better level of proficiency in Korean. After a few weeks of study, you will study to recognize words, make sentences, and have simple (but miraculous) conversations with other Korean speakers!

My Korean 2

Author: Young A. Cho
Publisher: Talking2koreans
ISBN: 0995442010
Release Date: 2016-12-20
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

My Korean 2, 2nd Edition is a follow-up to the first volume of My Korean which introduces learners to the Korean alphabet and some everyday situations to help them acquire 'survival' Korean. This book consolidates and extends the work begun in the first volume by helping learners continue to develop their ability to communicate in routine social situations. Key features include (1) authentic spoken Korean language examples; (2) authentic styles of speech appropriate to each situation; (3) situation dialogues presented in two modes: colour comics and text only mode; (4) grammar explanations in plain English; (5) many types of exercises; and (6) extra learning materials available online http: //talking2koreans.com). "

As Much as a Rat s Tail

Author: Peter N. Liptak
Publisher: Exile Press LLC
ISBN: 9780980197426
Release Date: 2010-03-01
Genre: Korean language

"A Rat's Tail" dives into the intricacies of modern Korean slang introducing the hip, hot, spicy, and sexual, the irreverent and inspiring, the cultural, crass, and comical. This is the Korean not covered in the language books, full of color and infused with philosophy.

A History of the Korean Language

Author: Ki-Moon Lee
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781139494489
Release Date: 2011-03-03
Genre: Foreign Language Study

A History of the Korean Language is the first book on the subject ever published in English. It traces the origin, formation, and various historical stages through which the language has passed, from Old Korean through to the present day. Each chapter begins with an account of the historical and cultural background. A comprehensive list of the literature of each period is then provided and the textual record described, along with the script or scripts used to write it. Finally, each stage of the language is analyzed, offering new details supplementing what is known about its phonology, morphology, syntax, and lexicon. The extraordinary alphabetic materials of the 15th and 16th centuries are given special attention, and are used to shed light on earlier, pre-alphabetic periods.

Essential Korean Vocabulary

Author: Kyubyong Park
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 9781462914067
Release Date: 2015-06-09
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This user-friendly Korean language book pushes readers towards greater fluency in spoken and written Korean. With Essential Korean Vocabulary you will learn to speak Korean the way that Koreans do by learning key words and expressions they use everyday in their natural contexts. You'll also learn closely-related vocabulary together, which will help you remember and use a wider vocabulary. Each word in this book is clearly explained and useful sentences are given to demonstrate how it's used. Author Kyubyong Park also provides tips on Korean grammar and modern colloquial usage in South Korea, so you can learn to speak like a native speaker. Essential Korean Vocabulary presents the 8,000 most common Korean words and phrases organized into 36 different subject areas. Beginning students can focus on the most basic items, which are clearly marked. As you progress to greater fluency, you can pick up more complicated words and expressions to bring your overall vocabulary and understanding of Korean up to an advanced level. With Essential Korean Vocabulary, you will: Upgrade your Korean skills in stages by learning the most useful words in sequence along a graded spectrum from beginner to advanced. Learn how real Koreans speak in authentic sentences by native speakers. Get special tips about tone, nuance, and correct usage of terms. Learn the vocabulary needed to pass standard Korean proficiency tests.

Elementary Korean

Author: Ross King
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 0804844984
Release Date: 2014-06-03
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This is a comprehensive and detailed introductory Korean textbook and language learning package. Korean is now the 15th most popular language taught at American universities. This new edition of Elementary Korean, the most comprehensive and detailed introductory Korean textbook available, offers beginning learners of Korean everything they need to learn the language effectively. Perfect for a first-year university-level course use or for the independent language learner. No prior knowledge of the language is necessary. The new format, now with dozens of illustrations, presents Korean vocabulary and Korean grammar in an accessible and understandable manner while extensive conversations and exercises help to reinforce the Korean language and build reading and listening comprehension. This edition includes: An MP3 audio CD and dedicated website. Rich and highly nuanced examples with brand new illustrations. Detailed but on–technical grammar notes, ample writing exercises with an accompanying answer key. Detailed examples of authentic dialogue. Highly technical grammar notes. Plenty of writing practice. Dialogues, reading texts, and written exercises are in Hangul, the Korean alphabet, so students are quickly able to read and write authentic Korean. Layered lessons are designed to build on each other, making Korean easy to learn from the most popular introductory Korean language textbook available. Included is a revised audio CD that helps learners to speak like a native, and a web-based practice component through the University of British Columbia that can help students to learn Korean even beyond the pages of this book. According to the Modern Language Association, enrollment in Korean in American universities is growing rapidly. Available separately is the companion Elementary Korean Workbook. This helpful workbook will assist you in practicing and polishing your Korean language skills. Each lesson supplements the corresponding lesson in the textbook. There are ten activities per lesson, offering a range of exercises and practice opportunities to enable you to achieve proficiency in everyday, conversational Korean.

Beginner s Korean with 2 Audio CDs

Author: Jeyseon Lee
Publisher: Hippocrene Books
ISBN: 0781810922
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Introduces the Korean language, and provides lessons in Korean grammar, usage, and vocabulary, with tables and charts of the various levels of speech and of noun and verb forms.

Essential Korean Grammar

Author: Laura Kingdon
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 9781462917754
Release Date: 2015-07-07
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Do you want your Korean language skills to shine? Then Essential Korean Grammar offers exactly what you need to finally understand and express which grammar option is best. Having a solid understanding of grammar is essential to effectively learn Korean. Essential Korean Grammar gives you excellent examples that lay out the best grammar options for communicating, and when to use each option. The grammar items are cleverly rated so you can determine what's most useful for you to study, based on your Korean knowledge level and your plans. There is a star rating system, from 5 stars ("critical"; with these under your belt you can communicate almost everything you need to say) to 1 star (don't worry about this unless there's some reason you need to know it—for example, the TOPIK exam). Essential Korean Grammar is a toolbox to help you form correct and natural-sounding sentences, and determine which grammar you need for reading or writing Korean. It details: How to combine grammar points with each type of word. How it is similar to and different from related grammar points. Commonly used expressions. Things for learners to watch out for. The example sentences for each grammar point use simple vocabulary that even a beginner will know. A perfect supplement to any Korean language textbook!