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10 Asian Words That Should Be In English Language

Get into it, Oxford.

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6. Epal (EH-puhl, Filipino)

The person who butts in on other people's conversation. Also applies to politicians who do this and this.

Shirley, I love you to death, but please don't be epal when I'm talking to Joe.

8. Nunchi (noon-CHEE, Korean)

The ability to listen and gauge another person's mood. Also the capacity to know the do's and don'ts in a given situation.

Benny lacked nunji when he laughed during the funeral.

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