Modern Seoul Magazine wants to link some of the worlds biggest news story from the past week with some Korean Vocabulary. For more information please click on the links and enjoy:

그리스 ( Ger / Ree / Ser  ) –Greece: The Mediterranean country of Greece has been stuffing serious economic problems recently and how it’s quite possible it will leave the Euro currency.  ABC News Link 

대통령 ( Dae / Tong / Lyeong  ) – President: Ireland has elected its new President this week, Michael D. Higgins of the Irish Labour Party won the election contested by a record 7 candidates. Irish Central Link

리더 ( Lee / Doe ) – Leader: The leaders of the 20 most powerful countries have all joined together to discuss a number of issues in Cannes, France. Bloomberg Link 

뇌물 ( Noe  / Mul ) – Bribe: Three former International cricketers Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir, has all been given jail time for taking bribes and match fixing. New York Times Link

수면 ( Sue / Myeon ) – Sleep: 65% of Middle and High School students in South Korea, believe they have the right to sleep during classes. Korean Times Link

I hope you’ve learnt something new and come back soon.

(Modern Seoul Magazine)