영어회화 팁 Part 8: The Word “Subtle”

영어회화 팁 Part 8:

Today’s 영어회화 팁 Part 8, do you know the meaning of the word “subtle”?  Do you know how to say the word “subtle”?

There are a few definitions for this word, but let’s take a look at the “most common” definitions.  Here are a couple of definitions and examples from Naver:

subtle: [미묘한, 감지하기 힘든] making use of clever and indirect methods to achieve something.

There are subtle differences between the two versions.
그 두 가지 해석 사이에는 미묘한 차이가 있다.

subtle: [교묘한, 영리한] (especially of a change or distinction) so delicate or precise as to be difficult to analyze or describe.

I decided to try a more subtle approach.
나는 더 교묘한 방법을 써 보기로 했다.

subtle sunset
subtle sunset

 

How do you say this word?  Here’s the audio file from dictionary.com:

The “b” in the word “subtle” is silent.  Please practice this word.

 

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So that’s it for today’s 영어회화 팁 Part 8.

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