9780804820790

Elementary Korean

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  • ISBN13:

    9780804820790

  • ISBN10:

    0804820791

  • Edition: CD
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2000-04-01
  • Publisher: Tuttle Pub
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Summary

This textbook offers a complete first year course for learning Korean. Loosely based on Beginning Korean by Samuel Martian and Young-Sook C. Lee, it includes updated dialogues and grammar notes and transcription in the Han'gul character system.Whether used by self-learners, businesspeople, or university students in a classroom setting, the main objective of this book is communicative competence in contemporary spoken Korean through a systematic and streamlined introduction to the fundamental patterns of the language. Based on the ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines, this book will provide students with an Intermediate-Low to Intermediate-Mid proficiency level. The authors also include extensive reading passages.

Author Biography

Ross King is Associate Professor of Korean at the University of British Columbia Jae-Hoon Yeon is Lecturer in Korean at the Centre of Korean Studies, University of London, SOAS (School of Oriental and African Studies)

Table of Contents

Preface xii
About this Book xv
Cast of Characters in the Book xxii
Basic Expressions
1(11)
Basic Expressions (I): Korean Script
1(2)
Basic Expressions (I): Transcription
3(3)
Guide to the Phonetic Transcription System in Lessons One to Four
6(1)
Lesson Notes
7(3)
Exercises
10(2)
More Basic Expressions
12(12)
Basic Expressions (II): Korean Script
12(2)
Basic Expressions (II): Transcription
14(2)
Lesson Notes
16(5)
Exercises
21(3)
Korean Writing and Basic Pronunciation
24(20)
Exercises
39(5)
Further Pronunciation Guidelines
44(10)
Exercises: Pronunciation
52(2)
This is my wife
54(19)
Korean Dialogues
54(3)
Vocabulary
57(2)
Lesson Notes
59(11)
Exercises
70(3)
Excuse me, but where is the Plaza Hotel?
73(19)
Korean Dialogues
73(2)
Vocabulary
75(3)
Lesson Notes
78(10)
Exercises
88(4)
Where do they sell tickets to Taejon?
92(27)
Korean Dialogues
92(2)
Vocabularly
94(3)
Lesson Notes
97(15)
Exercises
112(7)
Aren't you taking any other subjects?
119(26)
Korean Dialogues
119(2)
Vocabulary
121(4)
Lesson Notes
125(15)
Exercises
140(5)
Did you have a good weekend?
145(21)
Korean Dialogues
144(3)
Vocabulary
147(4)
Lesson Notes
151(10)
Exercises
161(5)
Review 1
166(15)
I'm 2.1 I was born in 1976
181(31)
Korean Dialogues
181(2)
Vocabulary
183(3)
Lesson Notes
186(21)
Exercises
207(5)
I like plays, but I don't like concerts much
212(31)
Korean Dialogues
212(2)
Vocabularly
214(5)
Lesson Notes
219(19)
Exercises
238(5)
I just called a moment ago, but nobody answers
243(25)
Korean Dialogues
243(2)
Vocabularly
245(4)
Lesson Notes
249(12)
Exercises
261(7)
Tongdaemun Market is probably the best, right?
268(27)
Korean Dialogues
268(3)
Vocabulary
271(3)
Lesson Notes
274(16)
Exercises
290(5)
Review 2
295(22)
Review of Lesson Notes
295(22)
References Section Korean to English Vocabulary 317(15)
English to Korean Vocabulary 332(17)
Korean to English Pattern Glossary 349(6)
English to Korean Pattern Glossary 355(8)
English Equivalents to the Korean Dialogues 363(7)
Answer Key to Written Exercises 370

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