Michael Elliot on Mastering Korean Language
Despite being one of the hardest languages in the world to learn, more and more foreigners are studying Korean as they love Korean history and culture.
It has also become quite common to find foreign nationals learning Korean as a hobby thanks to the huge popularity of Korean stars and TV dramas.
Our guest today, Michael Elliott, has lived in Korea for the last ten years and has mastered the Korean language. He runs the educational Website 'englishinkorean.com and produces an extremely popular Korean language podcast.
During our conversation we talk to Michael about his motivation to learn Korean and the difficulties he has faced not only studying, but living in Korea. He also tells us about some Korean concepts and phrases that are hard to explain to learners.
Chung Myung-jin, Founder, Soap Companion
UNHCR Korea Representative Dirk Hebecker
Actor & Educator Matthew Sleight
Artist Jena H Kim, MMCA Changdong In’l Artist Residency Program
Singer & Musical Actor Tim
Maestro Yoel Levi, Music Director, KBS Symphony Orchestra
Normand Latourelle, Founder & Artistic Director, Cavalia
Todd Sample, President at Well Dressed Men’s & Women’s Tailoring
Daniela Trinks, Ph.D. Holder in Baduk Studies
Architect and Professor Simone Carena, IDAS, Hongik Univ.