February 2017 Non-fiction Berkeley Books

Essential Korean Phrasebook & Dictionary: Speak Korean with Confidence! Soyeung Koh, Gene Baik


Paperback | 2nd edition | Feb 2017 | Tuttle Publishing | 9780804846806 | 192pp | 191x127mm | GEN | AUD$14.99

Essential Korean Phrasebook & Dictionary teaches you the practical phrases and expressions needed for common, everyday interactions in Korea in a way that's clear, concise, accessible and enjoyable. Key features of this Korean phrasebook and dictionary include: Over 2,000 practical sentences A practical English-Korean dictionary Essential expressions used for meeting people, starting conversations, and asking and replying to simple questions Manga illustrations to illustrate key phrases and situations A pronunciation guide and grammar notes explain the basic sounds and sentence patterns of the Korean language Korea travel tips, cultural notes and much more!

All Korean words and phrases are in romanized form as well as the Korean "hangul" script. Basic grammar and pronunciation notes get you speaking right away, and tips on culture and etiquette allow you to interact with Korean without making serious blunders. Whether you're a novice or have some experience with the language, this is a reference you'll turn to again and again when visiting Korea and interacting with Korean people.