Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Use Naver's English Dictionary in English!


Problem: You want to translate a word/phrase between Korean/English, but Google Translate sucks (doesn't have a translation, or the wrong translation) and your phone dictionary doesn't have it. Solution: Koreans invariably use Naver's English Dictionary , which now boasts an English-language version to help you navigate. Check it out; it…

Sunday, October 2, 2011

Korean "pull my finger"


Problem: You want to apparently fart on-demand by asking your friend to "pull your finger," but because he's Korean, he doesn't understand your request. Solution: The Korean version of this classic and gassy classy move might be called the "push my thumb" trick. Make a "thumbs up" gesture, and ask your friend t…