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Here is my unpublished book, with sketches redrawn by 최준영: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