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Here is my unpublished book, with sketches redrawn by 최준영: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