Thursday, May 17, 2007

Thursday afternoon with Kyung-Jin

Topics of conversation today:

  • drool
  • the difference between "command" and "commend"
  • the difference between "to trust in someone" and "to believe in someone"
  • the meaning of the phrase "I'm counting on you"
  • Christian Bale
  • Christopher Plummer
  • the old movies that her host-father loves and orders off of Ebay
  • Pocahontas
  • extreme sports
  • the expressions "adrenaline rush" and "adrenaline junkie"
  • differing cultural practises when it comes to the dyeing of hair
  • trying not to look like a snob or a smarty-pants while speaking English around Korean friends