Why South Koreans rarely use the word ‘me’


Hee-an Choi

“Our husband is also a teacher,” my co-worker told me as she noisily slurped her soup…

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“There is no clear boundary between the word ‘I’ and the word ‘we’. As the usage of the words ‘we’ and ‘I’ are often interchangeable, so too is the identity of the ‘we’ often interchangeable with the identity of the ‘I.’”

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