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Here is my unpublished book, with sketches redrawn by 최준영:


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