Easy Conversational Korean – 328

오늘의 속담

수염이  자라도 먹어야 양반이다.

Literal meaning: Even if their mustaches are chopped off,  the aristocrats still need to eat.

What it is really trying to say: Food comes before the maintenance of dignity. 

Easy Conversational Korean – 327

오늘의 어휘

의식

1. consciousness 2. ceremony 

예문 연습: (1. consciousness) 의식을 회복하기 위해 그 사람의 얼굴에 물을 계속 튀겼어요. [To recover consciousness, we continuously splashed water on his face.] 

Easy Conversational Korean – 326

오늘의 인용구

선입견은 지혜로 들어가는 문에 채워진 자물쇠 같은 것이다.

“Preconceived notions are the locks on the door to wisdom.” – Merry Browne

Easy Conversational Korean – 325

오늘의 동사

거침없다

1. unhindered 2. unreserved 

예문 연습: (2. unreserved) 직장에서 자꾸 거침없이 말하는 것은  현명하지 않는 행동이예요. [Speaking without reserve all the time is not wise conduct in the office.] 

Easy Conversational Korean – 324

오늘의 속담

여자 셋이 모이면  접시를 뒤집어 놓는다.

Literal meaning: When three women gather, brand new plates will be overturned.

What it is really trying to say: When there are women, there is noise.