We’re in between seasons 3 and 4! Today, Joanna and Sung Hee has a conversation with Jeanie Rhim, Sung Hee’s sister. Jeanie specializes in newborn photography and is another K Drama lover. We discuss:
The K Drama shows we’re watching now.
Our list of K Drama elements (we’re up to 23!) and examples of these elements in our favorite K Dramas.
How to say hello in Korean.
How the subtitles in K Dramas don’t always match what’s actually being said, especially when it comes to characters’ names and titles.
Some common Korean words and phrases to watch out for.
Here’s our list of K Drama elements to watch out for:
Crying, by both women and men
Gorgeous OSTs (original sound tracks)
Food; there's lot of eating in K Dramas
Alcohol; drinking by both men and women
The trip and catch
The back hug
The wrist grab
Quirky best friend
Talking to someone sleeping
Older character trying to keep the main characters apart, or older characters
Second male lead
Beach scene or fireworks
Next week, we’ll recap and analyze episode 1 of 25, 21 so get ready!