Tuttle Pocket Korean Dictionary is a completely new dictionary designed for English speakers who are learning Korean or interacting with Koreans on a daily basis. It includes all contemporary terms and expressions used daily in Korea today in the fields of business, education, media and travel. It is the most up-to-date pocket dictionary available today for Korean. This dictionary contains over 18,000 words and expressions in the Korean language and is fully updated with recent vocabulary and commonly used South Korean slang.
Kyubyong Park worked for many years as an editor at an ELT publishing house producing books for Koreans learning English. He is the author of 500 Basic Korean Verbs and Tuttle Learner's Korean-English Dictionary. He lives in Seoul.
This is a pocket sized Korean Dictionary Intended for use by tourists, students, and business people travelling to Korea "Tuttle Pocket Korean Dictionary" is an essential tool for communicating in Korean. It features all the essential Korean vocabulary appropriate for beginning to intermediate students. It's handy pocket format and user-friendly, two color layout will make any future trip to Korea much easier. All entries are written in a Romanized form as well as Korean script ("hangul") so that in the case of difficulties the book can simply be shown to the person the user is trying to communicate with. This dictionary includes the following key features: Over 18,000 words and expressions in the Korean language. Korea-English and English-Korean sectionsFully updated with recent vocabulary and commonly used South Korean slang. Clear, user friendly layout with headwords in blue. Romanized and Korean Script ("hangul") for every entry.Other books from this bestselling series you might enjoy include: "Pocket Japanese Dictionary, Pocket Mandarin Chinese Dictionary, and Pocket Cantonese Dictionary."