Language: Talk to Me in Korean

Finally! Here is the long overdue post on Talk to Me in Korean (TTMIK). For the last how many years that have have been attempting to learn Korean,  I always went back to TTMIK. I’ve tried other apps and books and they are either paid, a dry textbook or not suitable for the language level or period of life. I have one textbook that is solely focused to university students and I am certainly not one. I find TTMIK a very good resource to use regardless of your money situation…

Talking to Myself: Can You Be Your Own Language Partner?

I’m listening to Hamasaki Ayumi and wondering why it’s not socially acceptable to speak to yourself. Who is it weird for? People who aren’t in on your kickass conversation? People who don’t get all your inside jokes? Who? I only say this because, as someone who has been relatively shy and not quite so keen to speak a different language in front of other people, I’m used to having quick convos with myself – nothing too substantial, I promise – in the language I’m learning. I can admit that I’ve…