‘Korean grammar book in use’ is the popular grammar book series these days. The series covers most of the frequent grammars used in Korean daily life and it has a lot of useful exercises. I have the beginning and intermediate books, so I will post some reviews of those books.
One of my favourite Korean grammar books that I have used for a long time is called “TOPIK Essential Grammar 150 Intermediate”. This book organizes the most frequent grammar points in Topik exam according to their usage such as “Reasons, certainty, contrasting….” It even shows the difference between some grammar points. The best thing about this book is… Continue reading [Korean book review] TOPIK Essential Grammar 150 Intermediate-Eng version
Time flies like an arrow and it is December already. I always write the goal list on the first day of a new year and then reflect on my process in the last month as usual. Although this year I cannot accomplish all of the goals I have set before, I still feel delighted with… Continue reading Printing the Topik papers
Traditional Korean bookmark is one of the most interesting souvenirs from the ‘White Palace’ convention center where the representatives from different Korean universities introduced Korean abroad study. I fall in love with these cute Korean bookmarks at first sight. They were hidden nicely in the small envelops. Every time I opened each envelop, a different… Continue reading Korean bookmarks
I have just downloaded the instruction file for the new Topik exam from the official Topik website
My university has a Korean library that has a lot of Korean textbooks, grammar books, cultural books, novels, comics and so on. However, this library is only available for students whose major is Korean language. My major is English Linguistics and Literature, so I am not allowed to go to this library.
The topik website has just released the official answer sheets for the new Topik exam. Let’s have a look at them. You can download and print these answer sheets for practice.
The 8th Ho Chi Minh city Book Fair took place from March 24 to 30 at Le Van Tam park in District 1. The theme of this year’s fair is “ Books – Culture and Development”. There are many book fairs that occur throughout the year, but they are very small in comparison to Ho… Continue reading 8th Ho Chi Minh city Book fair
The 34th Topik results come out recently, which puts an end to the old format of the Topik exam. Today is also the first day of June, so I think I should make some fresh starts with my language journey. First of all, in this post I will make a summary of how I studied Korean… Continue reading My journey to Topik 4
I spent the weekend with my friend wandering the bookstores near our university. After a while of discussion, we decided to try the new book store called “Ca Chep”. This place is considered as one of the most beautiful book stores in Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam. I heard so much about it but it was not… Continue reading Ca Chep bookstore with unique style