site: <- i don’t believe in highlighting to i change all the highlight colors to ffffff for white! one time i bought a used book and the previous owner highlighted shit in red/blue/etc so that the text is illegible (to me at least)… i hate highlighter people.


UN public hearing on human rights in north korea

Korean Through Folktales

stuff with audio++++++

korean site with text and audio – click on ne-yong for the text

김현희의 고백 – north korean spy/terrorist.

lingq- :


yt:old stories

mf:  old short storiess – has vocab-defintion list/grammar explanations – analog version of reading on a kindle lol

Korean story with Japanese translation! +++++++++++

this and THIS

how to learn any language threads***

Immersion doesn’t seem to work. Why?

Total Immersion is a Crock!


reading enough?


Understand Your Favourite TV Series in 30 Days


anki plugins:

search cards based on length

pinyin on top of hanzi + looks up all words in the dic


10,000 Hours: Building Listening Comprehension

  • You said you’re listening is strong, and I’m sure it is. But how strong? Can you follow Trick 100%? Can you follow the Japanese Diet proceedings ( 100%? Can you follow Tiger and Dragon 100%? Can you repeat virtually any 5-15-second-long piece of dialogue you hear, verbatim, after one listening? If not, then, I’m going to go with the input hypothesis here and say that you do still need to listen EVEN MORE.

skip to 12-13 mark for the middle/high school students!