IDIOM OF THE WEEK (금주의 숙어): “sweet nothings”

Can you guess the meaning of “sweet nothings” 당신은 “sweet nothings” 가 무슨 의미인지 아시겠어요?  ANSWER (답): – words exchanged between two lovers and usually portrayed in stories after an intimate scene or sometimes when two lovers are reunited [ 감미로운 말 ] SAMPLE SENTENCE (샘플 문장): “The couple whispered sweet nothings to each other as the […]

WORD OF THE DAY (오늘의 단어): Enamor

Do you want to know what “enamor”  means? 이 단어의 뜻을 알고 싶어요? Check this out to find out what “enamor” means 이 글을 보세요. Answer (답): – in love with a person or thing [ 의욕을 돋우다 ] Pronunciation (발음): //ih-nam-er / | verb – Listen Sample Sentence (샘플 문장): “Jane is enamored with tennis and plays the sport every day.” […]

IDIOM OF THE WEEK (금주의 숙어): “hope against (all) hope”

Can you guess the meaning of “hope against (all) hope” 당신은 “hope against (all) hope” 가 무슨 의미인지 아시겠어요?  ANSWER (답): – to have hope even when the situation appears to be hopeless [ 희망에 어긋나다 ] SAMPLE SENTENCE (샘플 문장): “There is little point in hoping against hope, except that it makes you feel better.” SOURCE […]

WORD OF THE DAY (오늘의 단어): Winter Solstice

Do you want to know what “winter solstice”  means? 이 단어의 뜻을 알고 싶어요? Check this out to find out what “winter solstice” means 이 글을 보세요. Answer (답): -the solstice on or about December 21st that marks the beginning of winter in the Northern Hemisphere. [동지] Pronunciation (발음): / win-ter / / sol-stis / | noun – Listen Sample Sentence (샘플 문장): “Korean New Year (Seollal) is typically after the winter solstice.” SOURCE ***Disclaimer: The […]

Idiom of the Week (금주의 숙어): start (off) with a clean slate

Can you guess the meaning of “start (off) with a clean slate” 당신은 “start (off) with a clean slate” 가 무슨 의미인지 아시겠어요?  Answer (답): – to start (something) again with a fresh beginning, especially unencumbered by mistakes or regrets from the past. [새출발하다]   Sample Sentence (샘플 문장): “I know things have not been great […]

Pronunciation Tips (발음 팁): How to Pronounce TH | The ULTIMATE Guide for English Learners!

  Do you want to improve your pronunciation? (영어 발음을 잘하고 싶나요?) Check out this video by mmmEnglish for some tips. (이 비디오를 보세요.)         For Duzon teachers and staff, please use the link below: \\duzonenh2\blog$\01 Blog Posting\2019\January\30\ProTips ***DISCLAIMER: The Iamdouzone Blog doesn’t own any of the pictures, videos, articles or excerpt of the […]

Word of the Day (오늘의 단어): Propel

Do you want to know what “propel”  means? 이 단어의 뜻을 알고 싶어요? Check this out to find out what “propel” means 이 글을 보세요. Answer (답): – to impel or urge onward [추진하다]   Pronunciation (발음): /pruh-pel/ | verb – Listen   Sample Sentence (샘플 문장): “Urgent need of money propelled him to take the […]