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What’s “AJOOMA” & “AJUSSHI”? (KWOW #42)

What’s “AJOOMA” & “AJUSSHI”? (KWOW #42)

Professor Oh March 28, 2012 2

This week’s episode on KWOW featured two very common words in Korean dramas: AJOOMA and AJUSSHI. If you haven’t seen it yet, watcha waiting for? Watch the video above :) When I visited Seoul,

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What’s “JJANG”? (KWOW #41)

What’s “JJANG”? (KWOW #41)

Professor Oh March 20, 2012 7

In KWOW episode 41 (see above) we learned about the famous Korean slang word JJANG (짱), which means “best” or “the best.” Jjang is used by itself or in a sentence. It can also

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What’s “DAEBAK”? (KWOW #40)

What’s “DAEBAK”? (KWOW #40)

Professor Oh March 13, 2012 2

In KWOW episode 40, we learned of a very popular Korean word: DAEBAK (대박). Daebak means “big hit/win/success.” The term is commonly used for when something is very funny, epic, and/or awesome. Here are

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What’s “AEGYO”? 애교? (KWOW #39)

What’s “AEGYO”? 애교? (KWOW #39)

Professor Oh March 6, 2012 17

In KWOW episode 39 we learned about AEGYO, being cute with child-like charm. Thanks to our specialist Billy Jin, we learned some helpful tips on how to exude such appeal. Watch the video above

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