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#8: 30 Korean words a day

The eighth list in the collection of 30 Korean words a day. These lists include some of the most common Korean words from various frequency lsts. Ok, so it's not just words, but some phrases too. Bonus! These lists don't contain all of the most common words that beginners learn because they are just a bit too boring. If you see any mistakes in the lists, please let me know and I'll try and fix them. Thanks for inspiration from Bryan Park. His cataloging efforts are a great help. Check out his bo…
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차갑다
to be cold (food, object)
뜨겁다
to be hot (food, object)
두껍다
to be thick, to be bulky
음료수
beverages
자외선 방지
UV-resistant
대나무 작대기
a bamboo stick
골다
to snore
골인 하다
to score a goal
골통
the skull, the head
골뱅이
the '@' sign (lit. sea snail)
당나귀
a donkey
월급
salary, pay, wage
모이다
to gather, to save (money)
부끄럽다
to be ashamed
가장
most ..., extremely
설거지하다
to do the dishes
살이 찌다
to gain weight
잠이 안 와요.
I can't sleep. (lit. sleep isn't coming)
메달을 따다
to win a medal
전자 레인지
microwave oven
신고하다
to report (a crime), to declare (at customs)
설사
diarrhea
변비
constipation
낮잠
snooze, nap
문자
letters, alphabet
제비뽑기
the lottery
한인체육대회
Korean sports festival
반대말
opposite (word), antonym
울음소리
animal voice
전쟁
war, battle