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Korean Emoticons: The Ultimate Guide

Intro to Korean Emoticons Okay, show of hands. Who has ever seen a symbol or emoticon in a Korean text message that they couldn’t understand the meaning of? When you first saw the two upward lines (^^) in a conversation, did you think the person was referencing a previous part of the conversation? Were you totally confused? No, you’re…

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Introducing the KakaoTalk Friends

Introducing the KakaoTalk Friends

Few things have evolved as much as text messaging within the past couple of years. While cell phones used to be devices primarily for calling others (and occasionally using the handy built-in calculator), they have quickly become a way to be in constant communication with loved ones throughout the day. *Ready to learn Korean yet?…

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KakaoTalk: Meet the Kakao Friends at Coex Mall

Are you ready to meet some great 프렌즈 (friends)? Well, then you should head out to Coex mall before February 28th to visit the Kakao Friends store while it’s still around! If you aren’t familiar with KakaoTalk, it’s currently the most popular chatting application for smartphones in Korea. For those living outside of Korea, it’s…

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