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Media Thoughts on Seungwoo Choi learning English?

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  1. Rebel_LioN Silver Belt

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    When it comes down to it UFC is an entertainment business and they will likely not promote you if you can’t speak English.

    Props to this fella
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  2. Reach4theSky Playin' a riddim

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    "True" - Charles Oliveira
     
  3. Johnny_Knuckles Brown Belt

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    My thoughts are that I couldn't give a fuck.

    Thank you for taking the time to enquire.
     
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  4. Volador Black Belt

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    He seems like a sweet and innocent boy <Oku03>
     
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  5. IndyCovaHart Steel Belt

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    Yes English will turn him into Conor

    get cookin
     
  6. giovanni_ss Taeyeon Belt

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    He can be a member of BTS.

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  7. Mesos Black Belt

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    Every fighter should speak English. Its a commonly used world language and can get them more sponsors
     
  8. Dreyga2000 STOP TREATING SPECULATION AS FACT!!!

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    Tell that to Korean Zombie
     
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  9. giovanni_ss Taeyeon Belt

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    He and KZ are learning together.

    (Thoughts on Max..)
     
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  10. Get To Da Choppa Yellow Card Yellow Card

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    He could see if he can get a Groupon for learning English and split it with Mackenzie Dern
     
  11. vinnie245 Blue Belt

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    The fact that some fighters have been in the UFC for years and years and still havent tried to learn english is plain lazy, learning english in a company that has a primarily english speaking market can only be a good thing. (always give props to Ngannou for doing that right off the bat)
     
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  12. TheMessiah Yellow Card Yellow Card

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    Respect to him, he's trying hard
     
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  13. Volador Black Belt

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    I still don't get the appeal behind these dudes haha... saw them in Times Square once and took me a while to understand what was going on.

    Congrats on your people winning last night my friend. War KZ. Now you just need Oleinik's girl to score a win for things to come full circle.

    And congrats for making an appearance on Schaub's channel, you're getting your much deserved recognition. True hairline journalism deserves respect from the community.

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  14. blaseblah Titanium Belt

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    And JDS. I remember when he didn't speak English and then gradually got better and better.
     
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    It's awesome actually. Then we got KZ in the main event still can't speak lol and I dont trust any of the translate.
    Aldo never learned it either
     
  16. giovanni_ss Taeyeon Belt

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    Haha, thanks man. It was nice that KZ and Anderson Silva won last night. Hope Jiyeon get's her bounce back win too in the next upcoming weeks.

    And yeah, I'm thinking that it's unreal when I first saw it, but that's was really cool though. Certainly one of the memorable moments for me this year as a sherdog poster, lol.

    Cheers Vola.
     
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  17. Leonard Haid Minimalist Living the Illusory Dream

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    Yeah, too bad Korean Zombie was never promoted because of his lack of English. Or Charles Oliveira. Or Jose Aldo. Or Weili Zhang. Those guys could have beens stars I tells ya. And look at Nate Diaz. One of the biggest stars in the UFC and he can barely speak English. Drinking a toast to Dana right now because he's all about the fighter's ability and style, and international appeal, and who gives a fuck if they don't speak English. Dana is one of the true visionaries in sports history. God bless.
     
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  18. D'z Me against 40 of you?...A fair fight! -Big L Yellow Card

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    Idgi. Always recognized it. But still don't understand. What is the connection between, ghey, kpop, and mma?
     
  19. HockeyBjj Putting on the foil

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    I wouldn't say UFC won't promote you, but it definitely makes their job easier if you can

    Smart business move on his end
     
  20. Kryptt Dead Belt Platinum Member

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    Personally it doesn't bother me much though I do get inconsistencies pointed out from folks here (on the translations).

    For his (or their) careers in the current dominated market and media reach. Yup - do it! We have all seen the visible difference in "push".
     

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