Continuing Korean: Second Edition (Includes Downloadable Audio)

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Tuttle Publishing, Jun 16, 2015 - Foreign Language Study - 448 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 the more complex structures of the 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 downloadable audio is another great way to learn Korean and ensures correct pronunciation and helps to build listening comprehension.
 

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Contents

Lesson 16
1
Lesson 17
23
Lesson 18
46
Lesson 19
68
Lesson 20
94
Lesson 21
106
Lesson 22
129
Lesson 23
153
Lesson 28
267
Lesson 29
289
Lesson 30
311
Korean to English Vocabulary
338
English to Korean Vocabulary
354
Korean to English Pattern Glossary
372
English to Korean Pattern Glossary
378
English Equivalents to the Korean Dialogues
383

Lesson 24
176
Lesson 25
201
Lesson 26
210
Lesson 27
238
Answer Key to Written Exercises
396
About the Authors
431
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About the author (2015)

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.

Insun Lee is Senior Instructor of Korean at the University of British Columbia. She received her BA in English Language and Literature from Sacred Heart College for Women, Korea. She also has a Graduate Diploma in Teaching English as a Second Language from the University of Alberta, and an MA in Language Education from the University of British Columbia.

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