College Entrance Exam (수능)
It’s the time of the year again, high school seniors.
Parents and the public will cheer for you.
Your mum will prepare a huge meal for you.
The financial markets will open late just for you. Pilots have to change their flying route so that you can’t hear any plane sound.
Police will escort you if you’re late.
수능 is short for 수학능력시험.
수학 means study or mathematics.
능력 means ability.
시험 is exam.
The shorten form of this is 수능.
The day after 수능
Usually this will happen. Or some form of stress reliefs.
But this year is different. With the political turmoil in Korea, they are expecting a large turnout in the protest right after this exam.
Still, stay strong and focused students.