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Teach Yourself Korean

Teach Yourself Korean

by Mark Vincent and Jaehoon Yeon

- a good introduction to spoken and written Korean. Includes a course book containing dialogues, in both the Hangul and Latin alphabets, grammatical notes, exercises and cultural information, together with two cassettes or CDs with recordings of some of the dialogues and exercises.

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Elementary Korean

Elementary Korean

by Ross King and Jaehoon Yeon

- a good introductory course in written and spoken Korean. Includes dialogues, clear grammatical explanations and good vocabulary building exercises. Most of the Korean text is in Hangul only. The accompanying CD includes recordings of the dialogues and some of the exercises.

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Continuing Korean

Continuing Korean

by Ross King, Jaehoon Yeon and Insun Lee

- the sequel to Elementary Korean. Includes dialogues, exercises, clear explanations of the grammar and introduces a lot of new vocabulary. The accompanying CD includes recordings of the dialogues and some of the exercises.

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Integrated Korean

Integrated Korean

by Young-Mee Cho, et al

- possibly the best Korean language course currently available. There are four levels: beginning, intermediate, advanced intermediate and advanced. Each level is roughly equivalent to a year of university/college study. The books cover speaking, listening, reading and writing with many examples, exercises and drills. There are also clear explanations of grammar and cultural notes. Free audio files of the dialogues are available online. This is course is best suited to those with a basic knowledge of Korean. It isn't really suitable for complete beginners.

Buy Beginning Level 1 Workbook from: Amazon.com or Amazon.co.uk
Buy Beginning Level 1 Textbook from: Amazon.com or Amazon.co.uk

Handbook of Korean Vocabulary

Handbook of Korean Vocabulary: An Approach to Word Recognition and Comprehension

by Miho Choo

- a comprehensive collection of Korean vocabulary covering both native Korean and words of Chinese origin. Suitable for intermediate to advanced level students of Korean.

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Modern Korean: An Intermediate Reader

Modern Korean: An Intermediate Reader

by Nam-Kil Kim

- a textbook designed to help you to develop your Korean reading proficiency, with exercises that reinforce skills learned through conversation practice. Covers a variety of topics, such as Korean history, geography, holidays, literature, and people.

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Langenscheidt's Pocket Dictionary Korean/English English/Korean

Langenscheidt's Pocket Dictionary Korean/English English/Korean

by Langenscheit

- a Korean dictionary suitable for beginners.

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Minjung's Pocket English-Korean & Korean-English Dictionary

Minjung's Pocket English-Korean & Korean-English Dictionary

by Minjungsearims Editorial Staff

- a comprehensive Korean dictionary suitable for intermediate to advanced level students of the language.

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Lonely Planet Korean Phrasebook

Lonely Planet Korean Phrasebook

by Minkyoung Kim and J. D. Hilts

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The Korean Language

The Korean Language

by Iksop Lee, S. Robert Ramsey

- an accessible, comprehensive book on the Korean language - its structure and history, and its cultural and sociological setting.

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Korean electronic dictionaries and translators

Information about the Korean alphabet and language

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