Interesting Fact About Koreans


Everyone has heard about Seoul, Korea, haven’t they? I always thought it was pronounced “soul’ but on my recent visit, to my surprise, I discovered that Koreans pronounce the word like “shoal.”

Who knew?

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Engrish, Bad English and Just Plain Wrong English


They try so hard but Japan and other Asian countries frequently misuse or incorrectly use words and phrases that make for so much fun. And although I tease, you have to give them credit for trying. I defy anyone to point to an English speaking culture that works as hard to communicate with them as they do with us.

Disclaimer firmly in place….I now offer up some amusement.

That hot “Pappery” taste

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Woman cleanser (for when you need to cleanse the woman bits)

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Spark Up McCol (I don’t know what spark up means to you but I know what it means to me.) (McCol = McCool?)

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Picking Up Cigarette Butts is Hot Sweaty Work

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Shiny Apple Juice

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Concentrated Distinguishment

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Who needs Bling When You Can Have Blang?

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Contetti (It’s even better than confetti!)

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Hitting the road again


On my way to Japan with a stop in Seoul.

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He’s a rebel.

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This is how clean airport restrooms are in Asian countries.

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