On dates, it's not uncommon for youngsters to go to movies, game rooms (오락실), singing rooms (노래방), PC rooms (PC방), or video rooms (비디오방).
However, video rooms tend to have a nasty reputation for being places where Koreans make out or have varying degrees of sex while viewing a movie in a semiprivate room.
When parent's approval is given, an inexpensive engagement ring is bought and they hold an engagement party.
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I worked with Carrie Kellenberger when going to Taiwan and she managed to give me more than I asked and did frequent check-ups.
A recent episode for Withhunt talked about the debate of the past 3 decades in Korea – who pays for dates? The knife is for self-defense, but not the kind of self-defense that you are thinking.
On a lighter note, if all goes well for a young couple, they will buy couple rings.
Obviously, this displays to others that they are a couple.