We talked about transportation around Korea in this episode. The most useful websites if you want to purchase train tickets is for KoRail. You can book tickets for the KTX or the standard trains. All you need is a passport and a credit/debit card. It does not need to be a Korean card.
In the news, we talked about:
We also gave a mention to Michael Aronson and his music video about the Seoul Subway system.
Words and phrases from the Cunning Linguist
Asking and giving directions?
*insert location* 어디예요? – “Where is *insert location*?
오른쪽 – Go left.
왼쪽 – Go right.
직진 – Go straight.
여기 세워 주세요 – Stop here.
*Insert location* 건너/앞 – Across from *insert location*.
Idiom for this episode was 발이 넓은 사람 which translates as ‘A person with wide feet’. It means someone that has a wide network of friends.
If you want to say you don’t give a fuck about something, simply use 에라이 모르겠다.