ISBN: 978-89-277-3218-1 // ISBN: 9788927732181
Year of publication: 2018
Number of pages: 224
Language: Korean, English
Country of origin: Korea
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Korean for K-Pop Travelers is a book for those who are about to travel to Korea for a short period of time and they want to be able to communicate in hotels, restaurants etc. The book is divided in 5 units or days, because the plot follows a group of 3 teenagers who are travelling around Seoul and they will assist to a K-pop concert. For this reasons, the book presents situations such as the hotel arrival, the airport, shopping etc.
The book includes lots of illustrations in color and lists with words, verbs or adjectives. All texts are written in Korean, romanized and English.
Each unit also contains a QR code with which to get access to a series of videos with the main characters while they travel around Seoul. Dialogues of all videos are in Korean with English subtitles so this is also a great material to practice listening comprehension. The link to access these videos is also available on top of this file.
The book includes a CD with all dialogues read out loud. A great book for those who are about to travel to Korea or those who want to practice basic vocabulary with an easy book. A book that is a travel guide, expressions and vocabulary guide and a book with which to practice listening comprehension.
Description by the publishers
● A must-have Korean tour guidebook for K-pop fans and people planning a trip to Korea!
● A Korean speaking practice book for traveling with essential real life expressions and vocabulary!
● Watch video clips of a 5-day trip to Seoul and witness the Korean expressions and vocabulary being used in real situations
● Learn about various aspects of the Korean language and culture, while picking up some helpful tips for your trip!
Korean for K-Pop Travelers, which incorporates survey results from foreigners, is a book containing the most essential Korean expressions for K-pop travelers who have decided to make their way to Korea and also provides a guide for a trip that’s best suited for their purposes and lifestyles.
This book was conceptualized based on a storytelling technique, which takes K-pop travelers through 5 days and 4 nights in Seoul while on a visit to see a concert by their favorite K-pop artist. What sets this book apart is that you can see the whole itinerary for the trip and Korean expressions being enacted in video form. To do this, members of K-pop group Favorite travel to the hottest tourist spots and see, taste, and feel what these places have to offer—all captured on video.
The video clips highlight the appeal of these tourist attractions and include useful Korean expressions along with English subtitles to aid in the viewers’ understanding.