BLACKPINK‘s Lisa is thought for being a multi-lingual genius. Thai, English and Korean are all utilized in her day-to-day life when she’s speaking at work or again residence. She’s additionally conversational in Mandarin and Japanese.
She as soon as talked about that she discovered to talk Korean at document pace due to her relentless YG Leisure dance instructor. She pressured her to talk straight Korean throughout every of her classes, a troublesome process for somebody who simply moved to the nation.
Through the hour-long class, we solely spoke in Korean. I didn’t know any Korean, however she solely spoke in Korean so it was actually robust. I feel as a result of she did that, I used to be capable of enhance shortly.
Years later, she added Korean and English to her listing of fluent languages. In an interview with the Zach Sang Present, Lisa was requested an fascinating query: “Is it more durable to rap in English or Korean?”
Most followers would possibly anticipate her to have chosen English contemplating her prowess in Korean, however this wasn’t the case. In keeping with Lisa, they’re equally troublesome!
I feel each as a result of each of those languages will not be my first language. So [both of them are] type of laborious for me.
Lots of Lisa’s major rap verses in BLACKPINK tracks are in English resembling in “As If It’s Your Final,” “Kick It,” and “Actually” whereas others are in Korean resembling “Lovesick Ladies,” “See You Later,” and “Enjoying With Hearth.” More often than not, she makes use of a mixture of each.
Although she had a tough time studying Korean and English, she by no means fails to ace all of her rap traces!
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