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by PtolemysXX
Tue May 28, 2024 6:49 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 17/112 - Animals 1
Replies: 0
Views: 26
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 17/112 - Animals 1

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 동물 dongmul 動物 animal 소 so cow 말 mal horse 당나귀 dangnagwi donkey 양 yang sheep 돼지 dwaeji pig 토끼 tokki rabbit 쥐 jwi mouse 늑대 neukdae wolf 곰 gom bear 코끼리 koggiri elefant 호랑이 horangi tiger 새 sae bird 오리 ori duck 까치 kkachi magpie 고래 gorae whale 상어 sangeo shark 물고기 m...
by PtolemysXX
Mon May 27, 2024 7:06 pm
Forum: Duolingo
Topic: Streak Freeze
Replies: 6
Views: 187
Uganda

Re: Streak Freeze

Elim de Brock wrote: Mon May 27, 2024 7:08 am

holiday to Amazon

A trip to Amazon sounds like more fun than a streak stretching back to the Stone Age.

by PtolemysXX
Mon May 27, 2024 6:57 pm
Forum: Achievements
Topic: Competition: winning the diamond league with the lowest score possible
Replies: 8
Views: 448
Uganda

Re: Competition: winning the diamond league with the lowest score possible

SweNedGuy wrote: Mon May 27, 2024 6:29 pm

Starting a new league on Monday evening, I earned 1297 XP over the week and won the legendary badge in April 2021.

Great achievement!

by PtolemysXX
Mon May 27, 2024 6:50 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 18/112 - Questions
Replies: 0
Views: 37
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 18/112 - Questions

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 무엇 (뭐) , 무엇을 (뭘) mueot (mueo), mueoseul (mueol) what (pronoun) 무슨 museun what (determiner, e.g. "what country") 누구 nugu who 누가 nuga who (contraction of 누구 + 가) 어디 eodi where 언제 eonje when 어떤 eotteon what kind of 어느 eoneu which 어떻게 eotteoke how 얼마 + ...
by PtolemysXX
Mon May 27, 2024 6:47 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 19/112 - Split Verb
Replies: 0
Views: 24
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 19/112 - Split Verb

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 시작(하다) sijak(hada) 始作 start (to start) 잠 jam sleep 꿈 kkum dream 꿈을 꾸다 / 꿈을 꿉니다 kkumeul kkuda / kkumeul kkumnida to dream / I dream (formal) 춤 chum dance 춤을 추다 / 춤을 춥니다 chumeul chuda, chumeul chumnida to dance / I dance (formal) 인사(하다) insa(hada) 人事 greeting (...
by PtolemysXX
Sun May 26, 2024 4:05 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 20/112 - Animals 2
Replies: 0
Views: 24
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 20/112 - Animals 2

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 사슴 saseum deer 멧돼지 metdwaeji wild boar 너구리 neoguri raccoon 사자 saja lion 표범 pyobeom leopard 코뿔소 koppulso rhinoceros 기린 girin giraffe 원숭이 weonsungi monkey 거위 geowi goose 두루미 durumi crane 독수리 doksuri eagle 부엉이 bueongi owl 개구리 gaeguri frog 두꺼비 dukkeobi toad 게 ge ...
by PtolemysXX
Sun May 26, 2024 3:58 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 21/112 - Giving
Replies: 0
Views: 16
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 21/112 - Giving

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 당신 dangsin you [not common in spoken language] * 선물 seonmul 膳物 gift 장난감 jangnangam toy 사전 sajeon 辭典 dictionary 우편 upyeon 郵便 mail, post 카드 kadeu card 초대장 chodaejang 招待狀 invitation 감사장 gamsajang 感謝狀 thank you note 봉투 bongtu 封套 envelope 엽서 yeopseo 葉書 postcard 우표...
by PtolemysXX
Sat May 25, 2024 7:58 pm
Forum: Random Thoughts
Topic: 'Tourist Traps'
Replies: 39
Views: 1318
Uganda

Re: 'Tourist Traps'

gmads wrote: Sat May 25, 2024 8:52 am

Philadelphia, PA, USA

I might prefer that other Philadelphia then...

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by PtolemysXX
Sat May 25, 2024 4:18 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 22/112 - Polite
Replies: 0
Views: 26
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 22/112 - Polite

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 종이 jongi paper 교과서 gyogwaseo textbook 폴더 poldeo folder 볼펜 bolpen ballpoint pen 자 ja ruler 요 yo polite suffix 아요 ayo polite ending after ㅏ ㅑ ㅗ ㅘ ㅛ 어요 eoyo polite ending after other vowels than ㅏ ㅑ ㅗ ㅘ ㅛ 워요 weoyo contraction of ㅜ + -어요 높아요 nopayo tall 낮아요 najay...
by PtolemysXX
Sat May 25, 2024 4:10 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 23/112 - Meals
Replies: 0
Views: 15
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 23/112 - Meals

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 식사 siksa meal 아침 achim morning, breakfast 점심 jeomsim lunch 저녁 jeonyeok evening, dinner 그릇 geureut bowl 접시 jeopsi plate 고기 gogi meat 감자 gamja potato 파스타 paseuta pasta 옥수수 oksusu corn 피자 pija pizza 반찬 banchan side dish 과자 gwaja snack 떡 tteok rice cake 샌드위치 saen...
by PtolemysXX
Fri May 24, 2024 6:11 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 24/112 - Pets
Replies: 0
Views: 24
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 24/112 - Pets

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 애완동물 aewandongmul 愛玩動物 pet 강아지 gangaji puppy 새끼 saekki cub (young animal) 앵무새 aengmusae parrot 햄스터 haemseuteo hamster 목 mok neck 계단 gyedan stairs 먹이 meogi food, feed 내려요 naeryeoyo I get off, gets off, descends 즐겨요 jeulgyeoyo I enjoy, enjoys 먹이다 / 먹여요 mogida /...
by PtolemysXX
Fri May 24, 2024 6:01 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 25/112 - Colors
Replies: 0
Views: 32
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 25/112 - Colors

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 색깔 saekkkal color 하얗다 hayata to be white 하얘요 hayaeyo is white 하양 hayang white (noun) 검은 geomeun black 검정 geomjeong black (noun) 빨갛다 ppalgata to be red 빨개요 ppalgaeyo is red 빨강 ppalgang red (noun) 노랗다 norahda to be yellow 노래요 noraeyo is yellow 노랑 norang yellow ...
by PtolemysXX
Fri May 24, 2024 5:35 pm
Forum: Discussions
Topic: My thesis needs your Duo thoughts <3
Replies: 7
Views: 276
Uganda

Re: My thesis needs your Duo thoughts <3

Which aspects of Duolingo keep you coming back? Course contents: decent selection of modern vocabulary; tons of sample phrases to teach grammar and syntax, short stories and the recent addition (to selected courses) - simulated short radio broadcasts. Do you prefer duolingo over traditional learnin...
by PtolemysXX
Thu May 23, 2024 5:52 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 26/112 - Emotions
Replies: 0
Views: 36
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 26/112 - Emotions

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 사랑 sarang love 배 bae belly, abdomen 건강(하다) geongang(hada) 健康 health (to be healthy) 행복(하다) haengbok(ada) 幸福 (to be) happy 기뻐하다 / 기뻐요 gippeohada / gippeoyo to be happy / I am happy 슬프다 / 슬퍼요 seulpeuda / seulpeoyo to be sad / I am sad 피곤(하다) pigon(hada) (to be)...
by PtolemysXX
Thu May 23, 2024 5:49 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 27/112 - Positions
Replies: 0
Views: 34
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 27/112 - Positions

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 은행 eunhaeng 銀行 bank 배낭 baenang 背囊 backpack 식탁 siktak (kitchen) table 주전자 jujeonja kettle 컵 keop cup 젓가락 jeotgarak chopsticks 숟가락 sutgarak spoon 포크 pokeu fork 칼 kal knife 바로 baro right, immediately, directly (e.g. above) 앞에 ape in front 뒤에 dwie behind 왼쪽 (왼쪽에)...
by PtolemysXX
Wed May 22, 2024 9:24 pm
Forum: Random Thoughts
Topic: 'Tourist Traps'
Replies: 39
Views: 1318
Uganda

Re: 'Tourist Traps'

Stasia wrote: Thu May 16, 2024 1:25 pm

it is very, very, very important to pronounce the extra "c" in Picchu. Here is why. :lol:

I just came accross this phrase in the Spanish course. In the audio file I cannot hear that extra "c". Is that the correct pronunciation?

by PtolemysXX
Wed May 22, 2024 9:14 pm
Forum: Sentence discussions
Topic: ¿Vale la pena ir al Machu Picchu a pie? (en → es)
Replies: 5
Views: 119
Uganda

Re: ¿Vale la pena ir al Machu Picchu a pie? (en → es)

Link to audio

Is this the correct pronunciation of Machu Picchu?

by PtolemysXX
Wed May 22, 2024 6:29 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 28/112 - Polite 2
Replies: 0
Views: 28
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 28/112 - Polite 2

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 질문 jilmun 質問 question 병 byeong 病 illness 박물관 bagmulgwan 博物館 museum 전시 jeonsi 展示 exhibit 인공물 ingongmul 人工物 artifact 음악 eumak 音樂 music 아저씨 ajeossi middle aged man; Sir! Mister! 아주머니 ajumeoni ma'am, middle-aged woman 선 seon line 라디오 radio radio 어둡다 eodupda to be...
by PtolemysXX
Wed May 22, 2024 6:21 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 29/112 - Numbers 1
Replies: 0
Views: 27
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 29/112 - Numbers 1

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 하나 hana one [native Korean] 둘 dul two [native Korean] 셋 set three [native Korean] 넷 net four [native Korean] 한 han one [native Korean - short form] 두 du two [native Korean - short form] 세 se three [native Korean - short form] 네 ne four [native Korean - short ...
by PtolemysXX
Tue May 21, 2024 7:43 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 30/112 - Modifiers
Replies: 0
Views: 27
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 30/112 - Modifiers

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 설탕 seoltang 屑糖 sugar 소금 sogeum salt 후추 huchu pepper 가루 garu powder 후춧가루 huchut garu ground pepper 고추 gochu (chili) pepper, chili 꿀 kkul honey 코코아 kokoa cocoa 레몬 remon lemon 신선한 sinseonhan 新鮮 fresh 달다 / 달아요 / 단 dal / darayo / dan to be sweet / is sweet [polite...
by PtolemysXX
Tue May 21, 2024 7:23 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 31/112 - Commands
Replies: 0
Views: 32
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 31/112 - Commands

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 열다 yeolda to open 여세요 yeoseyo Please open! 닫다 datda to close 쓰다 / 쓰세요 sseuda / sseuseyo to use / please use! 사용(하다) sayong(hada) 使用 use (to use) 나가다 nagada to move, get out 나오다 naoda to come out 일어나다 ireonada to get up, to wake up 다니다 danida to go 오르다 oreuda ...
by PtolemysXX
Tue May 21, 2024 7:16 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 32/112 - Daily Life
Replies: 0
Views: 38
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 32/112 - Daily Life

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 새벽 saebyeok dawn 오전 ojeon 午前 morning 정오 jeongo 正午 noon 오후 ohu 午後 afternoon 밤 bam night 자정 jajeong midnight 시 si 時 o'clock 시간 sigan 時間 hour / time 동안 dongan time xx 반 ban half (past xx o'clock) 순서대로 sunseodaero in turn, in order 부터 buteo until 놀다 nolda to play...
by PtolemysXX
Tue May 21, 2024 6:31 pm
Forum: Random Thoughts
Topic: do you have certain things in your country that you thought is common in other countries, but actually isn't?
Replies: 35
Views: 1256
Uganda

Re: do you have certain things in your country that you thought is common in other countries, but actually isn't?

Air guns to dust off one's shoes after leaving a trail in a city park in Busan, South Korea:

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Where else can you find such wonders?

by PtolemysXX
Tue May 21, 2024 6:18 pm
Forum: Random Thoughts
Topic: do you have certain things in your country that you thought is common in other countries, but actually isn't?
Replies: 35
Views: 1256
Uganda

Re: do you have certain things in your country that you thought is common in other countries, but actually isn't?

Sidewalks on bridges, overpasses, tunnels - structures designed for car traffic but built without forgetting the pedestrians.

by PtolemysXX
Tue May 21, 2024 6:14 pm
Forum: Random Thoughts
Topic: do you have certain things in your country that you thought is common in other countries, but actually isn't?
Replies: 35
Views: 1256
Uganda

Re: do you have certain things in your country that you thought is common in other countries, but actually isn't?

I am used to the fact that streets have names and houses have numbers. It is not everywhere the case. In some places it is common practice to describe one's address as "next to this and this building"; "next to the intersection with a furniture shop" or alike. Being a postman is ...
by PtolemysXX
Mon May 20, 2024 8:19 pm
Forum: Yiddish
Topic: Help wanted - Yiddish Vocabulary List
Replies: 19
Views: 466
Uganda

Re: Help wanted - Yiddish Vocabulary List

Frag mich alles?

by PtolemysXX
Mon May 20, 2024 7:59 pm
Forum: Yiddish
Topic: Help wanted - Yiddish Vocabulary List
Replies: 19
Views: 466
Uganda

Re: Help wanted - Yiddish Vocabulary List

I have to congratulate you on your work so far. It will be a valuable document for duo Yiddish students. Indeed. Well done, really. Some trivia. I just had a look at the dictionary. One of the first words that caught my eye was באַבקע babka. I know this word. It is a type of Polish cake, very simil...
by PtolemysXX
Mon May 20, 2024 2:58 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 33/112 - Family
Replies: 0
Views: 29
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 33/112 - Family

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 아버지 abeoji father 아버님 abeonim father (honorific) 어머니 eomeoni mother 어머님 eomeonim mother (honorific) 아들 adeul son 딸 ttal daughter 따님 ttanim daughter (honorific) 할아버지 harabeoji grandfather 할머니 halmeoni grandmother 할머님 halmeonim grandmother (honorific) 성함 seongh...
by PtolemysXX
Mon May 20, 2024 2:47 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 34/112 - Colors 2
Replies: 0
Views: 23
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 34/112 - Colors 2

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 색 saek 色 color 하얀(색) hayan (saek) white [noun] 흰 hyin white [noun] 희어요 huieoyo is white [polite] 흽니다 huimnida is pure white [formal] 검은 geomeun black [verbal modifier] 빨간 ppalgan red [verbal modifier] 초록(색) chorok (saek) (grass) green [noun] 녹(색) nok (saek) g...
by PtolemysXX
Mon May 20, 2024 2:41 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: [VOCAB] Skill 35/112 - Clothing
Replies: 0
Views: 22
Uganda

[VOCAB] Skill 35/112 - Clothing

Hangeul Transcription Hanja Translation 옷 ot clothes 코트 koteu coat 원피스 weonpiseu dress ["one piece"] 치마 chima skirt 양복 yangbok 洋服 suit 한복 hanbok 韓服 hanbok 셔츠 syeocheu shirt 청바지 cheongbaji jeans 속옷 sogot underwear 신발 sinbal shoe 구두 gudu dress shoes 운동화 undonghwa 運動靴 sneaker 양말 yangmal 洋襪 s...

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