The on-screen English translations of ‘Squid Game’ didn’t always match up to the characters’ dialogue. Korean English professor and director of the Korean Language Program at Columbia University, Joowon Suh, is here to explain the phrases English speakers might have missed out on while watching the hit Netflix show.
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