Actor Choi Woo Shik Reveals About His Korean & English Language Speaking Difficulty

MINAL MANOHAR VERNEKAR
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Actor Choi Woo Shik revealed his language speaking difficulty on Young’s Stay while hosting visitors from Australia and the Netherlands.

Visitors were impressed by Choi Woo Shik, but he vented about the struggle of being bilingual. he said, “There are people who are very skilled with languages. But I don’t think I can speak two languages myself.”

While Choi Woo Shik is known to speak both Korean and English as a Korean Canadian. He explained why he doesn’t think he can ever be fluent in both.” Before, I would just think in English and then speak English. But now, I think in Korean, and I translate that into English.“, He said.

When one of the guests asked which language he dreams in, He said, “I used to dream in English before, but now I dream in Korean.”

Choi Woo Shik immigrated to Canada when he was 12 years old, but in hopes to pursue acting, he returned to Korea in 2010. He recently skyrocketed to fame with the award-winning film, Parasite.