Phrases of the Week ~고 싶어요 ✨ Let’s learn some common Korean phrases today! Although we cannot go out as often now, we might still receive questions such as “Where do you want to go the most when the pandemic ends?”. The next two phrases are also very useful when going out with friends, or telling your mum what to cook for dinner 🤣 가고 싶어요 – I want to go to ____ 🚶♂️ 먹고 싶어요 – I want to eat ____ 🍱 마시고 싶어요 – I want to drink ____🥤 Wait for the end of the video for...Read More
BLACKPINK has been officially listed in five categories of Guinness World Records as How You Like That. According to Guinness on the 1st, BLACKPINK’s “How You Like That” music video set a new world record for “the most views of YouTube videos in 24 hours of release” with 86.3 million views on the first day.In addition, the number of views on YouTube’s music video within 24 hours of its release and the number of views on K-pop group’s music video within 24 hours of its release have been officially recorded. Along with the release of “How You Like That,”...Read More
Yiruma(이루마) – River Flows in You, who has been number one on the U.S. Billboard Classic chart for 11 weeks.
Yiruma has been number one on the U.S. Billboard Classic chart for 11 weeks. “I wondered,” composer Yiruma thought when his album “The Best Reminiscent 10th Anniversary” reached the top of the Billboard Classic album chart in February. The album has been in place since the 20th of this month. This is the result of adding YouTube views to sales of digital and physical albums in the U.S.The record from nine years ago has been on the defensive since February.“Planning a Piano and Other Musical Instruments Concerto next year”The edited video of “Twilight,” in which “River Flows in You”...Read More
Director Bong Joon-ho was the brightest protagonist of the Oscars. He has been on stage three times as a director, screenplay and an international film winner. It is the second time that an Asian director has won the director’s award since Lian, a native of Taiwan. Lian won two awards for the Hollywood film “Brokeback Mountain” (2006) “Life of Pi” (2013). Parasite is all the more meaningful in that it is a pure Korean film in Korean. It is also the first time that an Asian writer has won a screenplay award. Bong mentioned with respect on Martin Scorsese...Read More
The popularity of Korean Wava(hallyu), represented by Korean dramas and Korean music, is leading to the craze for learning Korean language, a report showed Tuesday.The report released in June last year by the Modern Language Association of the United States showed that Korean was the first to be named in the top 10 list of foreign languages that U.S. university students learn the most. The number of Korean language students nearly doubled to 13,936 in 2016 from 7,146 in 2006. The increase rate reached 95 percent, the highest among the top 10 languages. The most learned languages were Spanish,...Read More