2012 in blogging for Loving Korean

Look back at 2012

Exactly a year ago we created this blog. And then an amazing thing happened. You people actually read it. :) Loving Korean was envisioned to be a place where we could help out and answer questions and it wouldn’t exist if you haven’t shown us the trust to answer yours. Amazingly, we got two questions on our very first…

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What does it mean to be Korean?

“… he is a Korean but he doesn’t speak Korean.” The first thought that popped into my mind when I read that was that the man is mute. When I scanned the rest of the comment which that sentence was a part of, my hasty conclusion didn’t seem to fit the context. So I came…

[Q&A] Do Koreans know that Europeans find them attractive?

Anonymous asked: Hi, I have two questions. 1.) What does Koreans think about the fact that we (Europeans) find them attractive? 2.) Do Korean people even know that they’re attractive to European people? If you mean, are Koreans aware of rising popularity of K-pop and Korean dramas in Europe then, yes, they are aware. French…

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[Q&A] Do Koreans value Europeans more than Americans?

Jessica asked: So I have a question : Do Korean people value and respect more Europeans (more specifically continental Europeans) than us, Americans or British folks? At my University, me and my buddies befriended few Korean exchange students (1 girl and 2 guys). The other day we were talking about Europe. At one point I…