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Hahaha this is spot on. I've been here for 16 months and ordering food is still a surprise.
In Korea? Very interesting. Good thing the cold noodle soup is delicious!
Um, cold noodle soup in Korean is naengmyun. Regardless, bap also means food so it's kinda like he said fish food. Haha. Lol
I did not know that. This comic comes directly from my experience, so I must have said that! Great.
It makes sense that you'd get cold noodles, since 生鮮 (saengseon) sounds very similar to 冷麵 (naengmyeon). But why the other guy got fried squid snouts is beyond me...
Haha, this comic reminds of a story of a South Korean taxi driver, who had one American passanger who asked the driver to take him to 'under apple(pronounced like 'mit-eh sa-gwa'),' when the true destination was US embassy(pronounced like 'mi deh-sa-gwan').
You know what would be funny, you're actually ordering correctly but restaurants there just like to mess around with tourists giving them random orders :p
That sounds like a hilarious but awful business strategy
When in doubt, turn your book around and point to the words. Much safer :-)