Korean Vocabulary Mnemonic Pictures



This is a page of Korean words depicted in pictures, using the lines and shapes of the characters to create them.  To read more about them, please check out my public Facebook page for Korean Vocabulary Mnemonic Sketches, which contains most of my drawings.

Read my paper on mnemonics for Korean acquisition and retention here:


Here is my unpublished book, with sketches redrawn by 최준영:


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수박, watermelon "soo bahk"
수박, watermelon "soo bahk"
열, fever, heat, "yeol"  & 약, medicine, pill, "yahg"
열, fever, heat, "yeol" & 약, medicine, pill, "yahg"
가족, family, "gah johg"
가족, family, "gah johg"
비누, soap, "bee noo"
비누, soap, "bee noo"
탁구, table tennis, ping-pong, "tahg gu"
탁구, table tennis, ping-pong, "tahg gu"
개, dog, "gae"
개, dog, "gae"
아침, morning, breakfast, "acheem"
아침, morning, breakfast, "acheem"
두부, tofu, "doo boo"
두부, tofu, "doo boo"
신문, newspaper, "sheen moon"
신문, newspaper, "sheen moon"
청소,cleaning, "cheong soh"
청소,cleaning, "cheong soh"
슬퍼, sad, "seul poh"
슬퍼, sad, "seul poh"
연락, contact, call, message, make contact, "yeon lahk"
연락, contact, call, message, make contact, "yeon lahk"
운전, drive, "oon jeon"
운전, drive, "oon jeon"
길, street, road "geel"
길, street, road "geel"
빨대, straw, "bbal dae"
빨대, straw, "bbal dae"
수선, tailor, mending, repair, "soo seon"
수선, tailor, mending, repair, "soo seon"
서류, documents, papers, "seo ryu"
서류, documents, papers, "seo ryu"