The theme of this week’s episode of “Idol Room” was “Hello, Foreign Idols”!
On April 16, NCT Dream’s Renjun and Chenle, PENTAGON’s Yuto and Yan An, Samuel, JBJ95’s Kenta, (G)I-DLE’s Yuqi, Shuhua, and Minnie, GWSN’s Soso, and Cherry Bullet’s Kokoro and Lin Lin starred as visitors on the variability present.
Samuel was the idol on the present who has lived in Korea for the longest time. He stated, “It’s my ninth 12 months in Korea. I spent half of my life in Korea. The individuals round me say I’m Korean. When I’m hungry, I consider Korean meals and never overseas meals.”
Jung Hyung Don requested if he goals in English or Korean, and Samuel replied, “English is simpler for me, however once I’m in Korea, I dream in Korean. When I’m going to China, I dream in Chinese.”
Samuel shared a humorous incident in Korea. He stated, “At first, I used to be stunned to see ‘grandmother’s bone soup’. I believed the soup was actually made out of grandmother’s bones. I noticed an aged girl consuming the bone soup and I used to be so scared.” The bone soup Samuel was describing is known as a soup made with pork bones, however Samuel encountered it being described as a bone soup made by a grandmother, which led to his confusion!
Chenle stated he was fascinated by the system in Korea the place males check with older brothers or male buddies as hyung and older sisters or feminine buddies as noona. He defined, “In China, if there’s only one or two years of age distinction, you simply name them by their names, however in Korea, it’s important to name them hyung.” Renjun added, “I believe it’s an excuse for him to talk informally. When we’re with different individuals, he calls me hyung, however he calls me Renjun in Chinese.”
The idols have been additionally requested about their members who weren’t enjoyable. Chenle picked Jeno, whereas Yuto revealed there are various members who aren’t enjoyable in PENTAGON however selected Hongseok as essentially the most boring one within the group.
Yan An launched himself as “Kim Yan An.” Jung Hyung Don requested him why his final title is Kim, and the idol confessed, “I really like kimchi. That’s why my final title is Kim,” making everybody burst into laughter.
Kenta revealed his Korean title is Ko Geon Tae. Kenta stated Geon Tae is “Kenta” in Korean pronunciation and his household title means “excessive” (“Ko”) when he interprets his household title into Korean.
When requested about their favourite Korean phrases, Shuhua revealed it was “Yuqi-ya” (an off-the-cuff approach to name Yuqi in Korean) whereas Minnie selected “heol,” which is a Korean slang time period used to indicate shock or disappointment. Minnie defined, “I can’t categorical heol in another language,” and the opposite overseas idols agreed together with her.
The overseas idols break up into two groups with boys in a single and ladies within the different and performed enjoyable video games in opposition to one another with Jung Hyung Don taking the ladies’ aspect. Renjun whizzed by means of a quiz together with his excellent Korean abilities whereas Yuto confirmed surprising agility.
During the quizzes, Yuqi performed the position of interpreter and host together with her excellent Korean abilities. She has solely lived in Korea for 2 years now, however she understood the hosts and likewise interpreted for Kokoro, Lin Lin, and Soso who had a troublesome time expressing themselves. Yuqi confidently stated, “I spotted at present that I’ve good internet hosting abilities. Please invite me once more.”
“Idol Room” airs on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. KST.
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