[Korean exchange program] Yut Nori (윷놀이): Korean board game

On the second day of the Korean exchange program, we played a lot of Korean traditional games. We enjoyed the game called Yutnori (윷놀이), the Korean traditional board game that is often played in the New Year. To play this game, we need a board and draw the dots like the following photos (Remember to… Continue reading [Korean exchange program] Yut Nori (윷놀이): Korean board game

[Korean exchange program] Jump rope and hopscotc

These days I feel very excited with the Korean exchange program. The students from the National Seoul University came to my university and we had a whole week to experience Vietnamese and Korean cultures. They were very friendly and energetic. On the first day, we met Korean friends and chatted for a while. Then we… Continue reading [Korean exchange program] Jump rope and hopscotc

The change of downloading previous Topik papers

The topik webpage (topik.go.kr) is one of my great sources for learning Korean because they uploaded all of the previous Topik papers online. I often do the previous Topik papers so that I can get used to the format of Topik tests. Normally after we take the Topik exam, the papers, listening files and answers… Continue reading The change of downloading previous Topik papers

The horrifying 36th topik experience.(New Topik)

I got Topik 4 last year, so I decided to register for the 36th topik 3 months ago. However, 3 weeks before the exam, I had a laser surgery, which meant I could not prepare for the 36th topik. This was also the first Topik exam to apply the new format in my country, so it was… Continue reading The horrifying 36th topik experience.(New Topik)

Lotte fried chicken and hamburgers

After attending the event at ‘White Palace’ convention center, I and my friends went to the nearby Lotte restaurant to have lunch. All of these friends came from the Korean major while I came from the English major. However, because of the love for Korean, we made friends easily and talked a lot. We shared… Continue reading Lotte fried chicken and hamburgers