KOREAN SLANG, INVECTIVE & EUPHEMISM
– the Insider’s guide
AN IRREVERENT LOOK AT LANGUAGE WITHIN CULTURE
Get ‘street’ with A Rat’s Tail – Learn what the kids are really saying, all the Korean they will never teach you in class.
Korean is rich with the dynamic linguistic expressions and freshly coined language. A Rat’s Tail dives into the intricacies of modern Korean slang introducing the hip, hot, spicy and sexual, the irreverent and inspiring, the cultural, crass and comical.
This is the Korean not covered in the language books, full of color and infused with philosophy. With A Rat’s Tail in hand, you can impress others with your verbal acumen as you complement their fashion sense, dish out dirty words, or text up a storm, while you gain insight into the mind and culture of the Korean people.
“This book is the bomb!” —Mr. Kim
“A must read for Koreans and foreigners alike!” —Mr. Park
“Shockingly fun!” —Mr. Lee
“Great bathroom reading!” —another Mr. Lee