I Am Learning Korean

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 83 People

    My Reason!

    I have a Korean gf and she wants me to learn... Also I plan on visiting soon.
    jimmydvs jimmydvs
    31-35, M
    Jun 11, 2012

    한국어 배우기

    I have lived on and off in a city with a large Korean population. Driving through town, I would always see these signs in a script I found pretty. I already love learning languages, and decided that I would eventually take up this language. Finally, about a year ago, I started...
    sonardespierto sonardespierto
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Jun 2, 2013

    I have Pimsleur and Rosetta Stone

    for Korean. I also have Pimsleur for Japanese, but I'm not going to start that until I am fluent in Korean. My father was multi-lingual, speaking more languages than I knew about. I heard him speaking Korean on the phone before, and was fascinated. I decided to learn Korean in 2...
    Kryzta Kryzta
    31-35, F
    Jul 8, 2014

    I've started to learn Korean (complete

    beginner). I completely understand that it will take years to be fluent but have been happy with my progress. However I've been disheartened from an answer I saw on a website where it said a foreigner will never be able to completely understand Korean and that I shouldn't bother...
    UsernameEvie UsernameEvie
    26-30, F
    1 Response Sep 24, 2015

    Tale Of Why

    I can speak a few different languages already. But never really bothered with Korean.  I have a really great friend from Seoul, and at first he always spoke to me in English.  Now he has made it his mission in life to make sure I learn some Hangul!  It started when he...
    Darkchild29 Darkchild29
    31-35, F
    Jun 28, 2012

    언녕 제이르믄 차신다 입니다 !

    ! 만아서반갑습니다
    smilebigalways smilebigalways
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 9, 2014

    Why I'm Learning Korean

    There aren't any stories here so I decided to share mine.  First, I heard some kpop songs. I loved them and pretty soon, I was singing along. Well, my singing along was more like "mmmm something in english mmmm". And I don't actually sing out loud but I digress. Next, I started...
    moonlitrose moonlitrose
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 30, 2012

    I met a Korean exchange student at my high

    school six years ago. We became good friends and she showed me great stuff about South Korea (namely the dramas, the k-pop, some history). She taught a few things in Korean and encouraged me to pursue the language and the culture. In the future, I am going to visit her and...
    zymiandas zymiandas
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 25, 2015
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