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Re: Korean: to AquaDemon (was Re: Alphabets)

From:Aquamarine Demon <aquamarine_demon@...>
Date:Thursday, November 8, 2001, 1:54
>Yeah--unfortunately. One of the other sites I posted earlier did have a >list of mutations/modifications. I just know them from almost becoming a >native speaker. <helpless shrug> If you're interested I could try and >find it again for you.
Sure. :)
>(I can produce the forms in speech, but my spelling's godawful because it's phonetic.)
I can understand that... not from experience or anything... it just makes sense... ;)
> > >There's a free week of online trial language lessons in *any* language, >and Korean's one of them. You might give it a shot if you've got a >browser that handles the Flash plug-in. I went through 10 of their >Japanese lessons (hana wa kiiroi desu...)--you don't learn anything >*really* useful to start, but it's actually pretty fun.
Yeah? Have to give it a try.... :)
>Yes, that's how they're romanized. One Korean textbook I have says >they're produce like the "normal" nonaspirated stops, but you tense up >your speech organs. I honestly can't think of a *better* explanation than >that, though I would've described it as making the sound more "tightly." >:-/ > >Yoon Ha Lee [] >
Hmm... have to figure that one out.... :) Korean is fascinating... :) I like what I've learned about it so far, which isn't much... as is the case with most of my knowledge of all other foreign languages...
>It's bad luck to be superstitious.
LOL.... That's funny! :) The Aquamarine Demon Ogesám yoneh yamáki li káyeng ili onanísám paná doh. --------------------------------- Do You Yahoo!? Find a job, post your resume on Yahoo! Careers.