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Chuseok Songpyeon

What is Chuseok? ๐ŸŒ•

Chuseok (์ถ”์„/็ง‹ๅค•) is the autumn harvest festival celebrated on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month, on the full moon during harvest season. Chuseok means autumn evening (with the…

๊ฐœ ๋ฏธ์›Œ์„œ ๋‚™์ง€ ์‚ฐ๋‹ค

[Proverb] ๊ฐœ ๋ฏธ์›Œ์„œ ๋‚™์ง€ ์‚ฐ๋‹ค – To Buy Octopus Out of Hatred for Oneโ€™s Dog ๐Ÿ™

What does this proverb mean? Literally, “๊ฐœ ๋ฏธ์›Œ์„œ ๋‚™์ง€ ์‚ฐ๋‹ค” means “to buy octopus because one hates their dog.” ์‚ฌ๋žŒ์€ ๊ณ ๊ธฐ๋ฅผ ๋จน๊ณ  ๊ฐœ๋Š” ๋ผˆ๋ฅผ ์ฃผ๋Š”๋ฐ, ๊ฐœ๊ฐ€ ๋ฏธ์›Œ์„œ ๋ผˆ ์—†๋Š” ๋‚™์ง€๋ฅผ…

[Proverb] ๋ณด๊ธฐ ์ข‹์€ ๋–ก์ด ๋จน๊ธฐ๋„ ์ข‹๋‹ค – A Good Looking Rice Cake Is a Delicious Rice Cake ๐Ÿฅ

What does this proverb mean? Literally, ๋ณด๊ธฐ ์ข‹์€ ๋–ก์ด ๋จน๊ธฐ๋„ ์ข‹๋‹ค means “a good looking rice cake is a delicious rice cake.” ๋‚ด์šฉ์ด ์ข‹์œผ๋ฉด ๊ฒ‰๋ชจ์–‘๋„ ๊ทธ๋Ÿด ๋“ฏํ•˜๊ฒŒ ๋ณด์ธ๋‹ค๋Š” ๋œปโ€‹1โ€‹. Figuratively,…