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Why is Korean so difficult to learn?

World Ch. Schedule : THU 20:30 KST

Date : 2022-05-26

Why is Korean so difficult to learn?

The growing popularity of K-Pop, K-Dramas and Korean culture in general has naturally led to more global interest in the Korean language. So, what is it really like to learn Korean from scratch as a foreigner?
Many students of the Korean language often point to honorifics and abbreviations as the source of their greatest struggle in learning. So, how did Koreans come to use so many abbreviations in their daily conversation?
Tune in to find out more about what foreigners think about the Korean language, why we fell in love with the use of abbreviations, how they’re used in our daily lives, and how the language has become a cultural phenomena of its own.