Between the ever so popular band BTS and the hit Netflix show Squid Game, they are both causing a huge interest in people learning Korean. You heard right, tutors are seeing an increase in students that want to learn the language and it’s all because of their obsession with Squid Game. The language app Duolingo reports that it’s seen a 40 percent increase in people wanting to learn Korean. The show is oddly addicting, but subtitles are the way to go! South Korea has become a popular region since the boy band BTS made the scene, but Squid Game has made a huge impact!
Have you thought about learning Korean after watching Squid Game? What has Squid Game caused you to do or try?