Korean FAQ – 안 vs 못 | Negative Verbs

I've often heard 안 and 못 misused by Korean learners - especially 안. And while it's simple to just say "안 means doesn't and 못 means can't" this explanation doesn't...

Korean FAQ – The Best Way to Practice Korean by Yourself

How are you practicing Korean? What are some of your methods, and how often do you practice? There might be a better way to practice Korean. I'll cover in this...

Korean FAQ – 어디 있어요? vs 어디예요?

This Korean FAQ episode is for people who are high beginner or above, at least. Or for anyone who's learned that both 어디 있어요 and 어디예요 are both valid ways...

Korean FAQ – Long and Short Vowel Sounds (눈: vs 눈)

A very long time ago the Korean language had tones just like in Chinese (before 한글 became popularized). As those tones went out of the language, some parts of them...

Korean FAQ – The Difference Between 국, 탕, 찌개, and 전골

What's the difference between 국, 탕, 찌개, and 전골? They all can translate as "soup" or "stew," but each is unique. Feel free to request new topics for future "Korean...