David Gross http://photos3.meetupstatic.com/photos/member/6/f/6/a/member_48388522.jpeg

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Austin Korean Language and Culture Group http://photos1.meetupstatic.com/photos/event/e/8/0/a/global_332459402.jpeg 20110315
Austin, TX 78705

Location:

Austin, TXUSA 78705
Hometown: Redwood Falls, MN

Member since:

April 2, 2012

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Introduction

Korean adoptee from Minnesota.

On a scale of 1-10 (1 being absolute beginner and 10 being native), how would you rate your Korean language abilities?

I am about a five, though my comprehension is much better than my speaking.

Why are you interested in learning or improving your Korean?

I studied Korean in college & even studied @ Korea University in Seoul. Being an adoptee, it's a tie to my cultural heritage & many of my Korean speaking friends back home & in Korea.

Have you ever been to Korea? Any Plans?

Twice. Last spring I went for about two weeks & in 2003 I studied there for spring & summer semester. Hoping to make travel there more consistent.

What's your favorite Korean TV drama? Movie? Musical group? (it's ok if you don't know ;)

Favorite movies would have to be Old Boy & Friend (Chingoo) & Thirst. Don't really have a favorite drama, though I have seen & own DaeJangGuem, The Great Queen Seondeok, & Jumong. Not really a fan of the music, though I occasionally listen to old albums from B Rain & Brown Eyes.

What are your hobbies?

No answer yet

What David Gross is saying about this Meetup Group

It's a fun group, though it'd be nice if more people were able to make it. Let's focus on expanding the group & getting more people involved.

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  • Dave

    Austin Korean Language and Culture Group

    Hey David I didn't attend your sunglasses event since I saw it too late. Any chance I can get a discount on some shades?

    Apr 13, 2013 1:58 PM
  • Jenny Hughes

    David, is it okay to change shilla BBQ date to 5/20? (next Sunday ) it is mothers say this Sunday & totally forgot about that.

    May 10, 2012 12:27 PM

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