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King Sejong the Great leads a team of scholars to invent Hangul, the Korean alphabet, to increase literacy among the peasant population.

1446

Korea becomes a colony of Imperial Japan. Japanese becomes the official language of Korea, and the use of Korean language is banned in 1938. Innumerous amount of effort was made to conserve the Korean language so that it could be passed on to future generations.

1910

After gaining independence from Imperial Japan in 1945, Korea starts having "substantial direct contact with English after hosting the Olympic Games."

1988

Today, Korean continues to be a unique language. However, with the influence of Western pop culture and the great amount of emphasis placed on the importance of being able to communicate in English, the prominent loanwords are replacing their Korean counterparts. What will the Korean language look like in 10 years?

2019

King Sejong the Great leads a team of scholars to invent Hangul, the Korean alphabet, to increase literacy among the peasant population.

1446

Korea becomes a colony of Imperial Japan. Japanese becomes the official language of Korea, and the use of Korean language is banned in 1938. Innumerous amount of effort was made to conserve the Korean language so that it could be passed on to future generations.

1910

After gaining independence from Imperial Japan in 1945, Korea starts having "substantial direct contact with English after hosting the Olympic Games."

1988

Today, Korean continues to be a unique language. However, with the influence of Western pop culture and the great amount of emphasis placed on the importance of being able to communicate in English, the prominent loanwords are replacing their Korean counterparts. What will the Korean language look like in 10 years?

2019