Tag: language learning

[Review] Talk to Me in Korean: Level 1 textbook

[Review] Talk to Me in Korean: Level 1 textbook

I am finally finished with Book 1 of Talk to Me in Korean! It has taken me almost three years, believe it or not lol. I just couldn’t bring myself to move on from this book. I’ve completed it twice and have even gone through…

My First iTalki Lesson

My First iTalki Lesson

A while back, I made a post about my personal language learning goals. I mentioned that my languages of interest were Korean, Thai, and Brazilian Portuguese. Well, I have started re-learning Korean (I had experience with it before moving to South Korea) and I have…

Language Learning Goals

Language Learning Goals

I am someone that has wanted to learn different languages ever since I was very young. I remember Brazil being the very first country I ever wanted to travel to and Brazilian Portuguese being the first language I ever wanted to learn. My interest in…

Funny Language Barrier Mishaps

Funny Language Barrier Mishaps

Story #1 So I have a couple of stories to tell. As a brief recap for anyone reading this that does not know, I am a high school English teacher in South Korea. I do not speak Korean. My students do not speak English. Now…

My Struggle Living in Rural Korea

My Struggle Living in Rural Korea

I have officially been in Korea for a total of 3 months now and it feels like I’ve been here for 6, at the very least. Moving to South Korea has definitely been a struggle for me. The gawking and staring, the strange food, and…