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Here is my unpublished book, with sketches redrawn by 최준영:


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