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Start Korean (Learn Korean with the Michel Thomas Method)

By Jieun Kiaer, Hugh Flint, and Michel Thomas

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  • £19.99

Learn over 50 essential words at the heart of Korean and how to put them together to make yourself understood. This 1-hour basic introduction to Korean with the Michel Thomas Method will get you speaking the language immediately: no books, no pens, no memorizing - just listen, connect and speak.

Learn over 50 essential words and how to put them together to make yourself understood. This 2-hour basic introduction to Korean with the Michel Thomas Method will get you speaking the language immediately: no books, no pens, no memorizing - just listen, connect and speak.

How does it work?
During the course, you will join Michel Thomas teachers Dr Jieun Kiaer and Hugh Flint, and two students in a live lesson, hearing both their successes and their mistakes to keep you motivated and involved throughout the course. Within the very first hour you will be able to construct simple phrases by listening and thinking out answers for yourself without the pressure of writing or memorizing.

Why is the method so successful?
The Michel Thomas Method was perfected over 50 years by celebrated psychologist and linguist Michel Thomas. This unique method works with your brain and draws on the principles of instructional psychology. Knowledge is structured and organised so that you assimilate the language easily and don't forget it. The method breaks down the language into building blocks that are introduced sequentially in such a way that you create your response and move on to ever-more-complex sentences. You'll stick with it because you'll love it.

Where do I go next?
Start Korean provides two hours of introduction to the language with the Michel Thomas Method. The Total course will be available soon. Please check back regularly.

Biographical Notes

Dr Jieun Kiaer is a Lecturer in Korean Language and Linguistics at Oxford University. She has published several books and papers on Korean language and poetry, as well as in language acquisition. She is the recipient of British Academy and Korean Foundation research grants. Hugh Flint is a Linguist specialised in Korean language. He holds a Research Assistant position at Oxford University and has a career in translating and editing.

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  • Publication date: 10 Sep 2015
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