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  • ethnic
  • Koryo-mar (Autonym: Корё мар/고려말, Standard Korean: 중앙아시아 한국어), usually identified as a descendant of the Hamgyŏng dialect, is spoken by the Koryo-saram, ethnic Koreans in the post-Soviet states of Central Asia. (wikipedia.org)
  • these emigrants became the ancestors of the two million Koreans in China and several hundred thousand ethnic Koreans in Central Asia. (wikipedia.org)
  • After the establishment of the People's Republic of China in 1949, ethnic Koreans in China (Joseonjok or Chaoxianzu) became officially recognised as one of the 56 ethnic groups of the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • Few ethnic groups are as concentrated in one state as Koreans are in New South Wales, where 33% of Australia's population live. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other dialects include the Gyeongsang dialect spoken in Busan , Daegu , Ulsan and the provinces of North and South Gyeongsang , the Jeju dialect spoken on the island of Jeju , and the Hamgyong dialect spoken in North and South Hamgyong provinces, as well as most of the ethnic Korean minority in China . (wikitravel.org)
  • distinct
  • Though commonly subsumed under Gangwon dialect (강원 방언), Yeongdong is quite distinct from the Central Korean dialects to the west of the mountains. (wikipedia.org)
  • Korean dramas are usually helmed by one director and written by one screenwriter, thus having a distinct directing style and language, unlike American television series, where often several directors and writers work together. (wikipedia.org)
  • Koreans created a unique and distinct pagoda tradition using stone. (wikipedia.org)
  • typically
  • the ones who chose to remain in Japan at the end of the war became known as Zainichi Koreans, while the roughly 40 thousand who were trapped in Karafuto after the Soviet invasion are typically referred to as Sakhalin Koreans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Korean barbecue (고기구이, gogi-gui, "meat roast") refers to the popular method in Korean cuisine of grilling meat, typically beef, pork, or chicken. (wikipedia.org)
  • Korean verbs are typically classified into four categories: action, state (or description), existential, and the copulas. (wikipedia.org)
  • While technically the word sageuk literally translates to "historical drama," the term is typically reserved for dramas taking place during Korean history. (wikipedia.org)
  • Baekje
  • Baekje was also one of the kingdoms to introduce a significant Korean influence into the art of Japan during this time period. (wikipedia.org)
  • Baekje Buddhist sculpture is characterized by its naturalness, warmness, and harmonious proportions exhibits a unique Korean style. (wikipedia.org)
  • Korean fortresses were invented by Goguryeo and spread to Baekje and Silla, and then inherited and further developed by Goryeo and then Joseon. (wikipedia.org)
  • Korean-style fortresses can be found in Japan, which were constructed and supervised by immigrants of Baekje origin. (wikipedia.org)
  • citizens
  • Another recently popularized term is gyomin (교민, meaning "immigrants"), although it is usually reserved for Korean-born citizens that have moved abroad in search of work, and as such is rarely used as a term to refer to the entire diaspora. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the statistics at Immigration Bureau of Japan, there were 901,284 Koreans resident in Japan as of 2005[update], of whom 515,570 were permanent residents, and another 284,840 were naturalized citizens. (wikipedia.org)
  • Korean Australians are Australian citizens who trace their Korean ancestry and identify themselves as an immigrant to or a descendant born in Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • tonal
  • The good news is unlike Chinese , Korean is not tonal, so you don't need to worry about changing your pitch to get the meaning right. (wikitravel.org)
  • Seoul
  • The Korean art market is concentrated in the Insadong district of Seoul where over 50 small galleries exhibit and occasional fine arts auctions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Different dramas appear on each of the nationwide networks, Seoul Broadcasting System (SBS), Korean Broadcasting System (KBS), Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) and on the cable channels, Joongang Tongyang Broadcasting Company (jTBC), Channel A, tvN, and Orion Cinema Network (OCN). (wikipedia.org)
  • 1994
  • By 1994, Hollywood's share of the South Korean movie market had reached a peak of around 80 percent, and the local film industry's share fell to a low of 15.9 percent. (wikipedia.org)
  • independence movement
  • citation needed] Aside from migration within the Empire of Japan or its puppet state of Manchukuo, some Koreans also escaped Japanese-ruled territory entirely, heading to Shanghai, a major centre of the Korean independence movement, or to the already-established Korean communities of the Russian Far East. (wikipedia.org)
  • Goryeo
  • The earliest evidences that show the concrete Korean architecture can be explored from the architecture of Gaegyeong, the capital of Goryeo Dynasty. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the Goryeo dynasty Jinul strongly influenced Korean Buddhism. (wikipedia.org)
  • kingdoms
  • This early period was followed by the art styles of various Korean kingdoms and dynasties. (wikipedia.org)
  • The kingdoms in Korean history have been build capital cities and palaces started from 1 BC, but its forms were unknown. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nearly
  • Nearly four-fifths of expatriate Koreans live in just three countries: China, the United States, and Japan. (wikipedia.org)
  • The growing popularity of Korean pop culture in many parts of the world has prompted the South Korean government to support its creative industries through subsidies and funding for start-ups, as a form of soft power and in its aim of becoming one of the world's leading exporters of culture along with Japanese and British culture, a niche that the United States has dominated for nearly a century. (wikipedia.org)
  • culture
  • Korean music culture has cultivated an impressive collection of musical instruments, each with a unique voice expressing the soul of the nation. (angelfire.com)
  • Thanks to everyone that showed up to the Korean Student Association Culture Show SUMM(IT)! (umich.edu)
  • In contemporary Korean culture, honorifics are used to differentiate between formal and informal speech based on the level of familiarity between the speaker and the listener. (wikipedia.org)
  • Encyclopedia of Korean Culture. (wikipedia.org)
  • Korean fortresses were based on a stone culture and built using stones, and often incorporated natural mountainous terrain, and therefore were conceptually completely different compared to Chinese fortresses, which were based on an earth culture and built using bricks from earth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Korean Culture and Information Service (KOCIS). (wikipedia.org)
  • Some commentators also consider traditional Korean culture in its entirety to be part of the Korean Wave. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wave
  • First driven by the spread of K-dramas and K-pop across East, South and Southeast Asia during its initial stages, the Korean Wave evolved from a regional development into a global phenomenon, carried by the Internet and social media and the proliferation of K-pop music videos on YouTube. (wikipedia.org)
  • Part of the success of the Korean Wave owes in part to the development of social networking services and online video sharing platforms, which have allowed the Korean entertainment industry to reach a sizeable overseas audience. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Korean Wave has became an influential global phenomenon since the start of 21st century, heavily impacting the contemporary cultures, music industry, film industry, television industry and behavioural aspects of various people throughout the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • American political scientist Joseph Nye interprets the Korean Wave as "the growing popularity of all things Korean, from fashion and film to music and cuisine. (wikipedia.org)
  • chicken
  • Jeok Korean cuisine Yakiniku Although beef galbi is the most common form of galbi, it may also be made from pork ribs or chicken. (wikipedia.org)
  • Your very own homemade kimchi, crispy Korean fried chicken, and slow-cooked short ribs, plus more dishes influenced by and infused with classic Korean flavors. (seriouseats.com)
  • Incheon
  • In September 1950, an amphibious UN counter-offensive was launched at Incheon, and cut off many North Korean troops. (wikipedia.org)
  • Korean Air provides Free Stroller Rental Service to passengers traveling on Korean Air operated flights at F40 check-in counter located on the 3rd floor at Incheon Airport Terminal 2. (koreanair.com)
  • Scenes from the Korean War - Gen. Douglas MacArthur, center, head of the U.N. Command in the Korean War, and other military personnel observe shelling in Incheon from the USS Mount McKinley in September 1950. (cnn.com)
  • consists
  • It consists of a Korean base vocabulary, but takes many loanwords and calques from Russian and the Turkic languages. (wikipedia.org)
  • China
  • They risk all trying to make it across the North Korean border to China, only to find no guarantee of a better life. (youtube.com)
  • Unlike other countries, China classes North Korean refugees as economic migrants. (youtube.com)
  • Korean people still preserved the original element in their architecture that shows no similarities to China or Japan. (wikipedia.org)
  • The conflict escalated into open warfare when North Korean forces-supported by the Soviet Union and China-moved into the south on 25 June 1950. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • Dongpo has a more transnational implication, emphasising links among various overseas Korean groups, while gyopo has more of a purely national connotation referring to the Korean state. (wikipedia.org)
  • Korean barbecue is popular among Koreans, but has also gained popularity worldwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • This has also been a contributing factor to the popularity of Korean dramas among women, as the image of Korean men became different from that of other Asian men. (wikipedia.org)
  • state
  • In Chan Buddhism, hwadu (korean: 화두) was a delivery of realising a natural state of the Awakening. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • Korean arts include traditions in calligraphy, music, painting and pottery, often marked by the use of natural forms, surface decoration and bold colors or sounds. (wikipedia.org)
  • Koreans often ask very personal questions (about your age, occupation, income, family status etc.) in order to find out in which form they should use when talking to you. (wikitravel.org)
  • circa
  • Scenes from the Korean War - An American soldier comforts a comrade during the Korean War, circa 1950. (cnn.com)
  • Scenes from the Korean War - North Korean prisoners of war make baskets on the floor of a storage barn at a prison, circa 1951. (cnn.com)
  • Scenes from the Korean War - Actress Marilyn Monroe entertains troops, circa 1952. (cnn.com)
  • Scenes from the Korean War - U.S. troops emerge from helicopters onto an open field, circa 1953. (cnn.com)
  • refers
  • Sageuk refers to any Korean television or film drama that is either based on historical figures, incorporates historical events, or uses a historical backdrop. (wikipedia.org)
  • however
  • However, there are many other verbs in Korean that also serve to attach verb endings to nouns, most notably ha ta 하다 hada "to do. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, in 1986, the Motion Pictures Exporters Association of America filed a complaint to the United States Senate regarding the regulations imposed by the South Korean government, which was compelled to lift the restrictions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Japan
  • Before the emergence of Korean domestic characters , characters that enjoyed popularity were mostly from the United States and Japan . (wikipedia.org)
  • Korean iron was highly valued in the Chinese commanderies and in Japan. (wikipedia.org)
  • Three-quarters of the Koreans living in Japan are Japanese-born, and most are legal aliens. (wikipedia.org)
  • agreement
  • Taliban representative Qari Mohammad Bashir, who was involved in the negotiations that led to the agreement to free the Koreans, told the Pakistan-based Afghan Islamic Press news agency he hoped all would be free in two or three days. (ibtimes.com)
  • popularity
  • Korean animation has boomed in popularity in Eastern Asia with the success of the series Pororo the Little Penguin and Origami Warriors in 2011, leaving fans wanting to discover more Korean animations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Use of these media in facilitating promotion, distribution and consumption of various forms of Korean entertainment (and K-pop in particular) has contributed to their surge in worldwide popularity since the mid-2000s. (wikipedia.org)
  • live
  • Between 1.5 and 2 million Koreans now live in the United States, mostly in metropolitan areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jinul addressed a doctrine of Sagyo Yiepseon (korean: 사교입선) that monks should live a inborn life after learning and forgotting all creeds and theories. (wikipedia.org)
  • traditional
  • In the past, and less commonly used today, this title was used for parents (e.g. mother and father - eomeo-nim 어머님 & abeo-nim 아버님), teachers (seonsang-nim 선생님), holy men (e.g. pastors - moksa-nim 목사님), and also used to address the Christian God (haneu-nim 하느님(catholic)/hana-nim 하나님(protestant)) and the traditional Korean gods such as the one who resides in heaven is also (haneu-nim 하느님). (wikipedia.org)
  • Traditional Korean sarangbang (study room). (wikipedia.org)
  • Traditional Korean and Japanese furniture. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • Historically used term gyopo (교포, also spelled kyopo, meaning "nationals") has come to have negative connotations as referring to people who, as a result of living as sojourners outside the "home country", have lost touch with their Korean roots. (wikipedia.org)
  • women
  • Lemon detox diet reduced body fat, insulin resistance, and serum hs-CRP level without hematological changes in overweight Korean women. (nih.gov)
  • We investigated anthropometric indices, insulin sensitivity, levels of serum adipokines, and inflammatory markers in overweight Korean women before and after clinical intervention trial. (nih.gov)
  • Most North Korean women fall into the hands of human traffickers", states activist Tim Peters. (youtube.com)
  • Three South Korean women were released first, and later five -- four women and a man -- handed over to members of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Ghazni province, Reuters witnesses said. (ibtimes.com)
  • Earlier, South Korean Foreign Ministry spokesman Cho Hee-yong said the three women who were released first had been handed over to Korean custody and were apparently in normal health. (ibtimes.com)
  • Chinese
  • Korean artists sometimes modified Chinese traditions with a native preference for simple elegance, spontaneity, and an appreciation for purity of nature. (wikipedia.org)