Author(s): Mark Vincent
If you are an absolute beginner or simply looking for a solid foundation to your language studies for school, work or travel, this engaging course will help get you on your way to speaking, writing, reading and understanding Korean in no time. Through culture notes, clear language presentations, and extensive practice and review, you will pick up the Korean you need to communicate naturally in everyday situations - from shopping and travelling to food and daily life. Engaging with our interactive Discovery Method, you'll absorb language rules faster, remember what you learn easily, and put your Korean into use with confidence. Get Started in Korean has a learner-centered approach that incorporates the following features: Outcomes-based approach - focus your learning with clear goals Learn to learn - tips and skills on how to be a better language learner Discovery method -- figure out rules and patterns for yourself to make the language stick Self-check and test yourself - see and assess your own progress Personalization - use the language in real situations Note that this pack includes a 2-colour book and an MP3 CD-Rom.
Jaehoon Yeon is Professor of Korean Language and Linguistics at SOAS, University of London. He has been teaching Korean at SOAS since 1989.