Mr. Hankyul Kim received a BA in English language and literature and MA in English linguistics at Chung-Ang University in Seoul. He is expecting to receive a Ph.D. in linguistics at Cornell in the near future. His scholarly interests encompass syntax, phonology, phonetics, and their interface. Comparing various languages, he has found many interesting features in Korean and wanted to share them with learners of Korean. This linguistics grounding has helped him to employ different approaches for teaching Korean to students with various language backgrounds.