Continuing Korean, Volume 1

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Tuttle Publishing, 2002 - Foreign Language Study - 516 pages
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This is a complete and effective intermediate–level Korean textbook and Korean language learning package

It is the next book in the Elementary Korean series and takes student's abilities to read comprehend Korean, speak Korean, read Korean, and write Korean to the next level. Continuing Korean is designed for learners who have achieved basic proficiency and wish to progress to more complex structure of Korean language. It offers a full range of field-tested exercises that will help readers build their confidence and fluency in the Korean language. Each lesson includes Korean dialogues, vocabulary, lesson notes and detailed breakdowns of the grammatical structure under discussion, and exercises. The accompanying MP3 audio CD is another great way to learn Korean and ensures correct pronunciation and helps to build listening comprehension.
 

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Contents

Lesson Notes
7
Exercises
22
Have you ever tried yukkaejang and kimchee?
28
Lesson Notes
34
Where can I rent a car?
53
Exercises
70
Lesson Notes
84
Exercises
100
Lesson Notes
208
Exercises
221
REVIEW 4
228
Review Exercises
237
Lesson Notes
246
Exercises
264
He says he wants to go to the States to study
271
Lesson Notes
277

English to Korean Translation
115
Lesson Notes
126
Exercises
138
It seems youre really overdoing it lately
145
Lesson Notes
153
Exercises
167
I have a friend visiting from Englandis it OK if I bring
173
Lesson Notes
180
Exercises
194
Vocabulary
202
Exercises
291
Л re they still selling it in bookstores?
302
Lesson Notes
308
Honey do you know where the car keys are?
326
Exercises
345
Reference Section
381
EnglishKorean Vocabulary
400
KoreanEnglish Pattern Glossary
426
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About the author (2002)

Ross King, Ph.D., is Professor of Korean and Head of the Department of Asian Studies at the University of British Columbia. He completed his B.A. in Linguistics at Yale and his doctorate in Linguistics (Korean) at Harvard. Dr. King taught Korean language and linguistics at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, from 1990 to 1994, before accepting his current position. Dr. King's research interests range from Korean historical grammar, dialectology and pedagogy to the language, culture and history of the ethnic Korean minority in the former Soviet Union. He also serves as Dean of the Korean Language Village at Concordia Language Villages, a Korean language and culture summer immersion program for young people ages 7 to 18 that is based in northern Minnesota.

Jaehoon Yeon, Ph.D., is Professor of Korean Language and Linguistics and Chair of the Centre of Korean Studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London. He is the author of Korean Grammatical Constructions: Their Form and Meaning (Saffron Books, London) and the co-author of Korean: A Comprehensive Grammar (Routledge), Complete Korean: Teach Yourself (Hodder Education) and Integrated Korean: Advanced I, II (University of Hawaii Press). He has published many articles on Korean grammar and linguistics. He has been teaching Korean language and linguistics at SOAS since 1989. Dr. Yeon's research interests include a wide range of Korean linguistics (especially morpho-syntax) and linguistic typology, Korean language pedagogy, and translation.

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