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Does North Korean have a minimal pair with palatalization of ㅈ/ㅉ/ㅊ amongst Sino-Korean words?

문화어 is largely based on the early 20th-century central dialect of Korean. The distinction between 차 and 챠 (처 and 쳐, 쵸 and 초, 자 and 쟈, etc) were already long gone in the central dialect (which includes ...
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What are some examples of reforms to Hangul proposed in the past?

Horizontal writing (가로쓰기) and spacing (띄어쓰기). It was not a thing. Also, breaking syllable blocks up just like when you write Latin alphabets (풀어쓰기) was suggested -- not adopted though. Like writing &...
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