Vocabulary and Expressions

  • 명절

    [myeongjeol]

    Traditional holiday

  • 크다

    [keuda]

    Big

  • 작다

    [jakda]

    Small

  • 가장 큰 명절

    [gajang keun myeongjeol]

    The biggest traditional holiday

  • 설(날)

    [seol]

    New Year's

  • 추석

    [chuseok]

    Chuseok

  • 차례를 지내다

    [charyereul jinaeda]

    Hold a memorial service

  • 세배를 드리다

    [sebaereul deurida]

    To bow

  • 음력

    [eumnyeok]

    Chinese lunar calendar

  • 양력

    [yangnyeok]

    Western calendar

  • 특별한 음식

    [teukbyeoulhan eumsik]

    Special dishes/food

  • 집집마다

    [jipjjimmada]

    Every household

  • 떡국

    [tteokkuk]

    Tteok-guk(rice cake broth)

  • 서양

    [seoyang]

    Western

  • 동양

    [dong-yang]

    Eastern

  • 추수감사절

    [chusugamsajeol]

    Thanksgiving Day

  • 곡식

    [gokssik]

    Grains

  • 햇곡식

    [haetgokssik]

    New grains

  • 과일

    [gwail]

    Fruit

  • 햇과일

    [haetkkwail]

    New fruit

  • 송편

    [songpyeon]

    Songpyeon(rice cake)

  • 송편을 빚다

    [songpyeoneul bitta]

    To make Songpyeon

  • 반달

    [bandal]

    Half moon

  • 반달 모양의

    [bandal moyang-ui]

    Half-moon-shaped

  • [tteok]

    Rice cake

  • 1월

    [irwol]

    January

  • 2월

    [iwol]

    FebruaryV

  • 3월

    [samwol]

    March

  • 4월

    [sawol]

    April

  • 5월

    [owol]

    May

  • 6월

    [yuwol]

    June

  • 7월

    [chirwol]

    July

  • 8월

    [parwol]

    August

  • 9월

    [guwol]

    September

  • 10월

    [siwol]

    October

  • 11월

    [sibirwol]

    November

  • 12월

    [sibiwol]

    December


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