Korean Culture in 100 Keywords (Bilingual reading material for learners of Korean)
ISBN: 978-89-277-3179-5 // ISBN: 9788927731795
Publication date: 2017
Number of Pages: 271
Language: English, Korean
Country of Origin: Korea
Korean Culture in 100 keywords presents a 100 lectures about varied topics regarding Korean culture, translated to English, for example, about kimchi, the hangul alphabet, taekwondo, the tea ceremony, the “arirang” ceremony or the celadon ceramic.
The Korean texts are short, from eight to ten lines, including reading understanding questions, a glossary in English and the translation to English. The answers to these questions are placed at the end of the book.
Texts from a beginner level to an advanced one are included. The difficulty is indicated by the number of asterisks (*) shown at the title of each text.
Contents of the book:
Theme 1: Symbolic Icons (10 Subjects)
Theme 2: Food, Clothing and Shelter (12 Subjects)
Theme 3: Geography and Tourism (21 Subjects)
Theme 4: Society & Daily Life (19 Subjects)
Theme 5: History and Religion (20 Subjects)
Theme 6: Arts and Culture (18 Subjects)