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“BEAT IT!” in Korean (KWOW #46)

“BEAT IT!” in Korean (KWOW #46)

Professor Oh April 24, 2012 20

Can you believe it’s Wednesday again? Hope you’re having a KWOW-licious week so far :) If you haven’t already, cheek out our latest episode: GGUH JYUH (꺼져) is the Korean slang word for “Get

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What’s “BABO”? A very popular Korean word! (KWOW #45)

What’s “BABO”? A very popular Korean word! (KWOW #45)

Professor Oh April 17, 2012 27

BABO (바보) has multiple definitions. Depending on your intention, the term can be neutral or offensive. In neutral tones, babo can mean “fool” and “blockhead.” Offensive versions of babo include “stupid.” Babo can also

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What’s “MOLLA”? Learn a K-POP word (KWOW #44)

What’s “MOLLA”? Learn a K-POP word (KWOW #44)

Professor Oh April 10, 2012 36

MOLLA (몰라) means “I don’t know.” This is informal so use this version towards friends and those younger than you. When speaking to the elders, always remember to add a “yo” at the end

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Say “Crazy” in Korean – Common K-pop Word (KWOW #43)

Say “Crazy” in Korean – Common K-pop Word (KWOW #43)

Professor Oh April 3, 2012 12

Micheossuh (미쳤어) means “crazy.” The unconjugated version of this verb is michida (미치다), which means “to go crazy” or “to be out of one’s mind.” There’s a lot of songs that use micheossuh and

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