IDIOM OF THE WEEK (금주의 숙어): “spring up like mushrooms”

Can you guess the meaning of “spring up like mushrooms” 당신은 “spring up like mushrooms” 가 무슨 의미인지 아시겠어요?  ANSWER (답): – To increase in number suddenly and rapidly (as mushrooms often do). [ 버섯이 돋아나다 ] SAMPLE SENTENCE (샘플 문장): “I thought I only had a transmission problem, but other issues with the car […]

WORD OF THE DAY (오늘의 단어): abundance

Do you want to know what “abundance”  means? 이 단어의 뜻을 알고 싶어요? Check this out to find out what “abundance” means 이 글을 보세요. Answer (답): – Overflowing fullness [ 풍부 ] Pronunciation (발음): / uh-buhn-dunhs / | noun– Listen Sample Sentence (샘플 문장): “Yeongdok has long been known for its abundance of snow crabs.” SOURCE ***Disclaimer: The IAmDouzone blog doesn’t own […]

WORD OF THE DAY (오늘의 단어): azalea

Do you want to know what “azalea”  means? 이 단어의 뜻을 알고 싶어요? Check this out to find out what “azalea” means 이 글을 보세요. Answer (답): – A pretty flowering bush that grows in most of America, Europe and Asia; can be red, purple   or yellow. [ 진달래 ] Pronunciation (발음): / uh-zeyl-yuh / | noun– Listen Sample Sentence (샘플 […]

IDIOM OF THE WEEK (금주의 숙어): “(one’s) better nature”

Can you guess the meaning of “(one’s) better nature” 당신은 “(one’s) better nature” 가 무슨 의미인지 아시겠어요?  ANSWER (답): – The best aspects of one’s character, especially one’s generosity, magnanimity, mercy, or empathy. [ 더 좋은 성격 (본성) ] SAMPLE SENTENCE (샘플 문장): “I wouldn’t bother trying to appeal to his better nature—the boss doesn’t look […]

WORD OF THE DAY (오늘의 단어): thaw

Do you want to know what “thaw”  means? 이 단어의 뜻을 알고 싶어요? Check this out to find out what “thaw” means 이 글을 보세요. Answer (답): – A period of warmer weather when snow and ice begin to melt. [ 따뜻한 기운 ] Pronunciation (발음): / thaw / | noun– Listen Sample Sentence (샘플 문장): “With the spring thaw, the rivers […]

KClub: February 2019 Group Study

KClub had their group study last Thursday, February 28, 2019, which was facilitated by our Operations Manager, Joey Choi. They reviewed some Korean words and phrases. A short quiz was also given to check how well our KClub members understood the lesson. Check out some of their photos from their group study. For Duzon teachers […]

IDIOM OF THE WEEK (금주의 숙어): “have the hots for”

Can you guess the meaning of “have the hots for” 당신은 “have the hots for” 가 무슨 의미인지 아시겠어요?  ANSWER (답): – To have a strong sexual attraction to one. [ 욕구 ] SAMPLE SENTENCE (샘플 문장): “I think Jenny has the hots for my brother.” SOURCE ***Disclaimer: The IAMDouzone Blog doesn’t own any of the pictures, […]

WORD OF THE DAY (오늘의 단어): Infatuation

Do you want to know what “infatuation”  means? 이 단어의 뜻을 알고 싶어요? Check this out to find out what “infatuation” means 이 글을 보세요. Answer (답): – An intense but short-lived passion or admiration for someone or something… [ 흥분 ] Pronunciation (발음): / inˌfaCHəˈwāSH(ə)n / | noun– Listen Sample Sentence (샘플 문장): “He had developed an infatuation with the girl.” […]