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by PJB
Mar 17th, '08, 05:31
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: What is that mark on the left shoulder often seen on actors?
Replies: 7
Views: 2359

Yep my GF has it too. I thought it was a birth mark at first.
by PJB
Feb 18th, '08, 03:59
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Guys You Don’t Wanna Take Home
Replies: 8
Views: 5986

Um I'm not a girl so I won't vote, but my mum said that exact same thing when watching My Girl :mrgreen:
by PJB
Sep 9th, '07, 22:28
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: North Korea Publicly Executes Youths For Watching S.K Dramas
Replies: 19
Views: 3989

It might sound strange, but I think the more influence that comes from the outside, then one day the North Korean people might sound a call to arms against the government. One pebble drop in the ocean can change everything surrounding it, afterall. That would have two ways of ending, either a bloodb...
by PJB
Jul 19th, '07, 11:03
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Korean cell phones
Replies: 194
Views: 73493

Anyone know where to get the phone Geum NaRa uses in War of Money? (쩐의전쟁)
by PJB
Jul 14th, '07, 22:33
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: How is the life in Korea?
Replies: 138
Views: 52017

Only one ㅈ in Home. 집.

ㅊ is pronounced with a stronger starting sound (the sound is ofcourse similar). The difference isn't always audible but it's there (depends on the position of the letter in a word).
by PJB
Jun 8th, '07, 15:13
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Korean Soju.......
Replies: 4
Views: 1890

Expect it to be a high price. Here in UK it's very expensive for one bottle in a restaurant, about ten times of that in Korea. Can't think why... hah. Guess it's hard to import the genuine stuff.
by PJB
Jun 3rd, '07, 09:08
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Help need with Korean name pronunciation!
Replies: 2
Views: 1915

Romanization is really the worst way to pronounce Korean 백낙정 (Baek Nak Jung) - Normally one would write Chung but that would be 청 in my view. Ok, best I can do for this.. but this is not a good guide for learning, just a rough guide for your assingment... Also I'm not sure if this is right because t...
by PJB
Apr 13th, '07, 12:23
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

She seems to have lost a little bit of weight, or maybe it's my imagination. Or just maturing ;)
by PJB
Mar 21st, '07, 09:13
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: can sumbody teach me Korean pls?
Replies: 57
Views: 17858

I really advise you learn how to read 한국어 and then you can pronounce better (quite possibly the main reason why people get confused when they practice their Korean with actual Koreans, having to find out they can't pronounce it right aferall). Sure, some of the vowels and consonants are hard to the ...
by PJB
Mar 5th, '07, 22:35
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: 2007: My Sassy Girl REMAKE!
Replies: 54
Views: 11428

Come, use a younger guy lead at least hahaha :P
by PJB
Mar 5th, '07, 22:30
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Which Kdramas are Underrated?
Replies: 263
Views: 102825

Second Bad Family!
by PJB
Feb 13th, '07, 08:35
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Why are some things blurred out in k-dramas?
Replies: 17
Views: 16647

I think there is inconsistant blurring because, it's possible that the longer and more visible a logo is - the more royalties you have to pay. Or, having to pay any amount of royalties - So maybe it's possible to show a logo for a short time, but after a time period royalties kick into play. That's ...
by PJB
Feb 11th, '07, 00:49
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Jung Dabin of Attic Cat Found Dead
Replies: 76
Views: 98670

Shocking! I loved her character in MSI19 and can't ever imagine her sinking to suicide. Well, may another beautiful actress RIP.
by PJB
Jan 27th, '07, 08:49
Forum: Travel
Topic: budget travelling to japan?
Replies: 59
Views: 21502

^ Not at all, a comfortable time. I think with friends, good information about places to stay... you really can do amazing things. He just went back a few days ago too on the same amount of money after saving up. This time he got a job and plans to stay forever... :cheers:
by PJB
Jan 21st, '07, 21:43
Forum: Travel
Topic: budget travelling to japan?
Replies: 59
Views: 21502

Haha, my friend survived in New Zealand for 6 months on $10,000 including tickets. And that was without working during that time. I think that shows anything is possible with the right connections and such.
by PJB
Jan 21st, '07, 10:49
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: korean language....
Replies: 43
Views: 10039

Ofcourse it takes time, some days I just can't fit half of it in. I just do what I can, and make up for it on a day when I have more spare time.
by PJB
Jan 20th, '07, 20:31
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: korean language....
Replies: 43
Views: 10039

I've been learning how to understand strong Korean dialects, bahaha, it's like an entirely new challenge and so much fun to pronounce words in dialect.
by PJB
Jan 20th, '07, 20:23
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: korean language....
Replies: 43
Views: 10039

My routine for studying Korean, depending on how much time I get each day: * Watch or study at least one phrasebased program and/or book every day. Making notes and getting handwriting practice. Phrases are useful and help you to integrate the sound and structure, rather than just starting from the ...
by PJB
Jan 1st, '07, 21:01
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Post your pictures thread!!! Post them!
Replies: 3136
Views: 708379

Haha, newer one. :scratch:
by PJB
Jan 1st, '07, 10:47
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE KDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 3570
Views: 1303613

What to show my mum next?

My mum has seen the following series: Save the Last Dance For Me My Girl Hanoi Bride Full House Loving You My Name is Kim Sam Soon Spring Waltz All of which she liked, so now I'm stuck about what to show her next... I can't decide for myself, because well... It's hard to please her, haha. There must...
by PJB
Dec 30th, '06, 09:33
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Over the Rainbow (MBC, 2006)
Replies: 101
Views: 59007

Funny, I managed to download the song by searching via Google. :P
by PJB
Dec 30th, '06, 09:31
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Daniel Henney
Replies: 39
Views: 29501

^ If you see Daniel on Korean TV interviews and appearances, he seems to be able to understand a LOT of Korean, and can speak some too.
by PJB
Dec 30th, '06, 01:04
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Over the Rainbow (MBC, 2006)
Replies: 101
Views: 59007

by PJB
Dec 30th, '06, 01:02
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Are YOU the drama?
Replies: 28
Views: 5305

I have a strong connection to tragic stuff and sadness, let's just leave it at that. On a scale though, my life is often just dull and boring. Note, often, so sometimes... it's not :)
by PJB
Dec 29th, '06, 09:07
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

Well, she's a bit younger in them, for one thing. I think she's actually looking better as she's gotten older. Like Kim Hyun Ju.
by PJB
Dec 28th, '06, 19:21
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

Yeah but for a guy, it's even more dangerous.. :P
by PJB
Dec 28th, '06, 19:20
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: "I want a korean boyfriend"
Replies: 459
Views: 234038

British Born Chinese? :D

Haha, I am English/Danish. With some other mixes in the bloodline that extend to somewhere in the east (never found out the family secret yet though).
by PJB
Dec 28th, '06, 15:20
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Dong Wook
Replies: 1380
Views: 409916

Which is why I need herrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr
by PJB
Dec 28th, '06, 09:44
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

Arrghhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh. My heart keeps stopping when I'm looking at her... :D
by PJB
Dec 28th, '06, 09:43
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Dong Wook
Replies: 1380
Views: 409916

Haha, everytime I see Da-Hae in those heels, she stands almost as tall as Dong-Wook!
by PJB
Dec 28th, '06, 09:39
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: "I want a korean boyfriend"
Replies: 459
Views: 234038

Given the choice, though, the US does seem imcomparably more attractive. Saying that though, the drill-oriented and strict punishment method is what stands between orderly children and unruly children. I'm not sure about how things are in the US, but the way I see it, the UK has always been a count...
by PJB
Dec 28th, '06, 09:26
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Got Japanese Girlfriend?
Replies: 126
Views: 18153

I just try to win my parents over. It just takes a hell of a long time and hard work to convince them about things. Aigo... why is my life so hard TT
by PJB
Dec 27th, '06, 14:59
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Watching 24 in Japan
Replies: 18
Views: 3306

I hate dubbing the most. Any show should be kept in it's original language. I'll never watch Korean stuff that's dubbed, or English stuff that's dubbed. It sounds weird, looks weird, and IS weird. Watching Lost with dubbing. Eww. Subtitles are the best way to be fully dipped into the story! Voices a...
by PJB
Dec 27th, '06, 14:57
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Got Japanese Girlfriend?
Replies: 126
Views: 18153

Just be sure to get your parents approval, even if you have to shout it out of them (which is what I've come close to doing LOL) ;)
by PJB
Dec 27th, '06, 14:56
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

I have far too many pics now, think I'll leave it as they are for now LOL. I need to get some HD shots so I can make posters :D
by PJB
Dec 27th, '06, 14:54
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Do we enjoy crying while watching K dramas?
Replies: 48
Views: 8607

I've never burst out crying, but human moments touch me the most. It's funny, the scenes that are MEANT to be sad, and I have a stiff face. But the scenes that aren't sad, but with a touching human element, character transformation / change - tend to affect me the most. But there are some scenes whi...
by PJB
Dec 27th, '06, 14:52
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: The best KDrama of the season to watch??
Replies: 14
Views: 5672

I don't have the bandwidth to download the latest stuff anymore... So I have to stagger my downloads until the following months :( Which is hard as seeds die fast. Will go with What's Up Fox though
by PJB
Dec 27th, '06, 09:42
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

They're not dating because we're dating~! Right ? Riighttttt? :P :D ;) :( ;)
by PJB
Dec 27th, '06, 09:40
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: "I want a korean boyfriend"
Replies: 459
Views: 234038

Kimja, what you just described, is a process that countries like the United Kingdom began to go through 50-100 years ago. Even down to the teasing of kids that different. It's the "teething" troubles of an emerging global society. Even today the UK has the exaxt problems as you described in Korea, w...
by PJB
Dec 25th, '06, 19:54
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: 50 things u can learn from a korean drama
Replies: 49
Views: 11231

Also, when cars/trucks are about to run over a character in the drama, the truck always seems to be about half a mile away, quite clearly giving the character time to get out the way. It's like they are stuck in time, caught in a spider web as the truck slowly approaches until eventually hitting. So...
by PJB
Dec 25th, '06, 09:40
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Over the Rainbow (MBC, 2006)
Replies: 101
Views: 59007

Kim Ok-Bin pulls funny faces when she's acting. That's all I can say about her. :p
by PJB
Dec 25th, '06, 09:38
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: "I want a korean boyfriend"
Replies: 459
Views: 234038

Hey, I looked at the exact same University. Maybe we'll be studying together! :D Bahaha, yes, you sound very spoiled. I could never convince my parents to even help me with a plane ticket to Korea, let alone pay for any education and/or accomodation. 3 million won is for the whole 6 months? Hm, I'll...
by PJB
Dec 24th, '06, 21:34
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: "I want a korean boyfriend"
Replies: 459
Views: 234038

Looks like your on an enlightening journey of self-discovery, aswell as studying hard. Sounds a lot like me! Having the benefit of a Korean boyfriend to guide your grasp of the language is a very useful thing - and despite not having a Korean girlfriend myself, I've found that creating a routine for...
by PJB
Dec 24th, '06, 11:38
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: "I want a korean boyfriend"
Replies: 459
Views: 234038

Néa, how long did you study Korean before semi-mastering it, or are you still working on that part? ;)
by PJB
Dec 24th, '06, 09:30
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Lee Wan will lead the Japanese drama “Magnolia Flower (&
Replies: 22
Views: 10694

Always nice to see more dramas about international couples, though. Makes me hopeful that I'll one day see a drama about a Japanese or Korean man or woman with a Westerner Well, we've seen "half" of this with dramas like Sweet Spy (get it, half, hehe?) - But I think the problem is, even if they did...
by PJB
Dec 23rd, '06, 00:11
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Popularity Wanes As ’Anti-Korean Wave’ Sentiment Sets In
Replies: 13
Views: 4629

I'd like to see something come out of Korean TV that's like Lost.. Or something set in the future. But nothing stupid or silly with aliens and weird stuff, a realistic future. Doesn't need to be in space, or anything to do with space - Though a space-style one would be interested. I.E The first Kore...
by PJB
Dec 22nd, '06, 08:44
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

The DVD set would cost a fair bit!
by PJB
Dec 22nd, '06, 08:40
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Popularity Wanes As ’Anti-Korean Wave’ Sentiment Sets In
Replies: 13
Views: 4629

Hmm, hats out to Bad Family , quite probably the most touching KDrama I've seen in 2006 not simply because of the story, but because of the very human character we see in Dal-Gun! I always enjoy something that shows us characters that truely change and learn from it (and we actually see that reflect...
by PJB
Dec 21st, '06, 09:08
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

Omo.. very natural. :)
by PJB
Dec 21st, '06, 09:05
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Hyun Bin
Replies: 153
Views: 59933

Hahaha how can you mistake Won Bin for Hyun Bin :P
by PJB
Dec 19th, '06, 09:08
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Dong Wook
Replies: 1380
Views: 409916

I don't think he's had surgery. My mom is a big fan of his :P She notices that kind of thing sooo fast.
by PJB
Dec 10th, '06, 19:46
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

Lee Da Hae is in a mini drama called "Stars Echo", which appeared on YT recently. You can see it on Youtube, heres a clip

Anyone got upload this as HQ? :)
by PJB
Dec 9th, '06, 19:45
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Proud or embarrassed at your addiction to Drama?
Replies: 250
Views: 30850

Proud, but when I say I want to visit that country, my parents talk very very down to me saying I shouldn't judge based on what I see on TV. LOL. I'm 22, not a child, I know what the real world is like and I can make my own decisions about what I do and feel in life. and then I get very pissed becau...
by PJB
Dec 7th, '06, 17:28
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Hair wax VS Mousse VS Gel (Please read first post)
Replies: 91
Views: 43459

Theres different types of wax at my local store... hard wax.. soft wax.. super hold wax... argh.. so confusing, dunno what's really best, and it takes so long to warm up in your hands and put on - I just use hair spray 90% of the time and style with my hands, done in 30 seconds.
by PJB
Dec 7th, '06, 08:49
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Lee Jun Ki and Nam Sang Mi lead the KBS2's NEW DRAMA
Replies: 27
Views: 11850

Interesting. And she's gonna be a cop again or what? :P
by PJB
Dec 6th, '06, 08:34
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Dong Wook
Replies: 1380
Views: 409916

Heheh, my mom is a big fan of Dong-Wook's. I like him too (in a guy respect kinda way). He'd make a great hyung. ;)
by PJB
Dec 6th, '06, 08:33
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: which actress do u think is better?
Replies: 16
Views: 7162

I voted Tae Hee. I like Jang Ryu Won, but she's just no match. I liked her a fair bit in What Star Are You From, even though her attempt at dialect was really irritating. She was very pretty in Sam Soon, bur WAY too thin. At least she looked more natural in WSRU4M :).
by PJB
Dec 2nd, '06, 09:15
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: how does korean age really work ?
Replies: 37
Views: 11093

I was born in December of 84 (4th!), so this makes me what, almost 24 now? :P
by PJB
Nov 27th, '06, 09:10
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

Omor... I'm dying of the cuteness! :D
by PJB
Oct 9th, '06, 16:08
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

Can't wait for her new drama in 2007! :wub: Filmed partly in Hungary, hmm dangerous there!
by PJB
Sep 22nd, '06, 12:40
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Bad Family (SBS, 2006)
Replies: 87
Views: 41947

I love the way Oh Dal Gun transforms in Episode 8. I won't post any spoilers, but I really love this part of a story. This is what brings tears to my eyes. Not people dying from the usual stuff, or stupid tragic romances i.e IJUKSA... But a touching character who finds his heart.
by PJB
Sep 21st, '06, 08:43
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

Still, I should them report them - Pretending to be someone can get you in trouble :P
by PJB
Sep 17th, '06, 19:50
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

Yeh, I got a reply to a message within hours. I find that highly unlikely. Also I don't see any info on Da-Hae being interested in Jun Ki?
by PJB
Sep 17th, '06, 08:13
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

I've seen a Lee Da Hae myspace around (two) one who claim to ber her - But I'm just very skeptical that it's the real deal, does anyone have any information about it?
by PJB
Sep 7th, '06, 11:13
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

Ah yes, we're dating now and having a great time :roll :wub:

I can dream can't I??

I like LDH's adverts for bras... :w00t: 8) :lol
by PJB
Jul 20th, '06, 08:07
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: What is the best kdrama kissing scene ever
Replies: 19
Views: 12153

^ That picture spoils it imo. Now it doesn't look spontaneous at all :P
by PJB
Jun 22nd, '06, 08:56
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

You can download the first episode of Lotus Flower Fairy (I think) from the offical website. If you can't read Korean, just poke around... you'll find it. It's low quality though. afaik you can subscripe to download them? I'm going to marry her! :wub: :whistling: Oh wait, that was just a dream :cry:...
by PJB
Jun 11th, '06, 09:21
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Lee Da Hae <3
Replies: 650
Views: 413256

I'm going to marry her! :wub: :whistling: Oh wait, that was just a dream :cry:

:w00t:
by PJB
Jun 11th, '06, 09:06
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: All about Bi <3
Replies: 771
Views: 123897

I like that jacket *goes off to shopping*
by PJB
Jun 11th, '06, 09:00
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: I'm Sorry, I Love You or A Love to Kill???
Replies: 45
Views: 16275

For story, I'd have to say MISA. So sad and true. And it's the love for his mother that really gets me, not just the love for um... It's been too long so I forgot her name! Eun Chae? :P Anyway... A Love To Kill has MUCH more class and style than MISA, but it realy loses it's feeling in the last few ...
by PJB
Jun 10th, '06, 21:28
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Full House or My Girl ? (BASHA , AJAJA FIGHTING!)
Replies: 281
Views: 67847

Full House has Bi in it... And that makes it all the more magical!

But Da-Hae is sooo adorable in My Girl... I wanna marry her myself! :P
by PJB
Jun 10th, '06, 21:27
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Korean cell phones
Replies: 194
Views: 73493

I have a Korean phone ^_^ It's cute! But Koreans get through phones really fast!
by PJB
Jun 10th, '06, 21:24
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: For non-asians How have you gotten yourself into asian drama
Replies: 81
Views: 19410

Started with movies really, then went into the dramas around 2004 period - Only scattered, though! It wasn't until last year that I started collecting them faster than I could watch (and still have many unwatched ones)
by PJB
Apr 14th, '06, 16:20
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: How many dramas off d-addicts have you watched?
Replies: 19
Views: 5469

About 40, all kdramas
by PJB
Apr 14th, '06, 16:18
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: What you guys do with the dramas?
Replies: 79
Views: 18390

Theres always the problem with DVD-R's that they degrade over time... Granted, so can a hard drive... But still, tis' quite daunting to think that in 5-10 years your discs might not work anymore, or fail to read the entire file/s.