IDIOM OF THE WEEK (금주의 숙어): “glass ceiling”

Can you guess the meaning of “glass ceiling” 가 무슨 의미인지 아시겠어요?  ANSWER (답): – an unacknowledged discriminatory barrier to advancement, especially for women and minorities SAMPLE SENTENCE (샘플 문장): “Many people believe that a glass ceiling exists within the tech industry because not many women hold prominent positions in the field.” IDIOM SOURCE ***Disclaimer: […]

WORD OF THE DAY (오늘의 단어): Plethora

Do you want to know what “plethora”  means? 이 단어의 뜻을 알고 싶어요? Check this out to find out what “plethora” means 이 글을 보세요. Answer (답): – overabundance; excess. Pronunciation (발음): [ pleth-er-uh ] | Noun – Listen Sample Sentence (샘플 문장): “Being a librarian is the ideal job; the plethora of books must be heaven on earth.” […]

WORD OF THE DAY (오늘의 단어): Thrive

Do you want to know what “thrive”  means? 이 단어의 뜻을 알고 싶어요? Check this out to find out what “thrive” means 이 글을 보세요. Answer (답): – to prosper; be fortunate or successful. Pronunciation (발음): [ thrahyv ] | Verb – Listen Sample Sentence (샘플 문장): “I am not here to compete; I hope everyone in the office […]

WORD OF THE DAY (오늘의 단어): Compeer

Do you want to know what “compeer”  means? 이 단어의 뜻을 알고 싶어요? Check this out to find out what “compeer” means 이 글을 보세요. Answer (답): – an equal in rank, ability, accomplishment, etc.; peer; colleague Pronunciation (발음): [ kuh m-peer ] | Noun – Listen Sample Sentence (샘플 문장): “I met my husband at work; he was my […]

WORD OF THE DAY (오늘의 단어): Inquisitive

Do you want to know what “inquisitive”  means? 이 단어의 뜻을 알고 싶어요? Check this out to find out what “inquisitive” means 이 글을 보세요. Answer (답): – Eager for knowledge; intellectually curious. Pronunciation (발음): [in-kwiz-i-tiv] | Adjective – Listen Sample Sentence (샘플 문장): “It’s okay to ask the teacher some questions; it’s not a crime to be inquisitive.“ […]