Here are some of the sounds we worked on in our language exchange today. Apparently my pronunciation is not bad, but the double consonants need some extra work. Specifically, I need to work on making my “single-consonants” softer. Looking at the list, we didn’t really get around to ㄱ, ㄲ, ㅋ. Next time then.
ㅂ 비읍 방
Anecdote: if any of you have seen 너의 목소리가 들려, you might remember that the female lead’s last name is 장, but when her colleagues speak to her in private/in an endearing way, they call her 짱 instead, which roughly translates into “the best”.
When you think you sound native, then try these tongue twisters 🙂
내가 그린 기린 그림은 목이 긴 기린 그림이고 니가 그린 기린 그림은 목이 짧은 기린 그림이다.
경찰청 창살 쇠철창살 검찰청 창살 쌍철창살