There’s A New Buzzword In Korea And Even Celebrities Are Using It

Remember when Wonder Girls’ Sohee’s line in “Tell Me” rocked South Korea? Everyone and their neighbour were saying “omona” (oh gosh), and some even mimicked her hand motion.

Recently, it seems a new buzzword is taking over and similarly, it’s derived from a line of a song – Twice’s “Cheer up”.

Sana’s line, “sha sha sha”, is so popular now that even fellow celebrities are including it as captions in their Instagram posts.

 

새신을신고서 샤샤샤

A photo posted by G-DRAGON (@xxxibgdrgn) on

 

 

 

More from CLEO:
15 New Japanese Restaurants To Check Out At Orchard
You Can Now Wear Your Love For Cup Noodles As A Bag
Male K-Pop Stars Who Prove They Might Secretly Be Ah Bengs

If you’re wondering what the term means, the actual term is “shy shy shy” but was repurposed into “sha sha sha” due to Sana’s pronunciation.

Most people are using it to add an element of cuteness to their speech.

Will you be using it too, sha sha sha?

Image: Gina Smith / 123RF.com

Loading...

Latest in Entertain Me