When You Speak Korean, but They Reply in English – A Glass with Billy (빌리와 한 잔) Episode 4
Imagine this: you're speaking with a Korean (in Korean). You say a sentence correctly, and you're sure they understood what you said... but then they reply to you in English. It can crush your motivation for learning Korean. "Did they not understand me? Is my pronunciation bad? Did I say something wrong? Is my Korean so bad that they would rather speak English? Do they just want to practice English with me instead?" There are a whole list of possible reasons, but let's talk about the real reasons this can happen.
I met up with SpongeMind TV to discuss this. Check it out here~!