HOME TheInfoList.com
Providing Lists of Related Topics to Help You Find Great Stuff
[::MainTopicLength::#1500] [::ListTopicLength::#1000] [::ListLength::#15] [::ListAdRepeat::#3]

picture info

Haengju Bridge
The HAENGJU BRIDGE crosses the Han River in South Korea
South Korea
and connects the city of Goyang
Goyang
and the district of Gangseo-gu . The first bridge was completed in 1978, but the bridge was very small and increasing developments led to the construction of a new bridge. The 2nd bridge was finished in 1995. On December 16, 2000, the third bridge was completed. Now the original bridge is only used as an emergency road
[...More...]

"Haengju Bridge" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Goyang
GOYANG (Goyang-si; Korean pronunciation: ) is a city in Gyeonggi-do in the north of South Korea
South Korea
. It is part of the Seoul Capital Area
Seoul Capital Area
, making Goyang
Goyang
one of Seoul
Seoul
's satellite cities . It is one of the largest cities in the Seoul
Seoul
Capital Area, with a population of just over 1 million. The city is the site of the Ilsan New Town , a planned city surrounding the Ilsandong-gu and Ilsanseo-gu districts of Goyang. Several institutions of higher learning are located in Goyang. These include Agricultural Cooperative College , Korea Aerospace University , and Transnational Law and Business University . In sports, the city is home to the Asia League Ice Hockey
Asia League Ice Hockey
team High1
[...More...]

"Goyang" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Bridge
A BRIDGE is a structure built to span physical obstacles without closing the way underneath such as a body of water , valley , or road , for the purpose of providing passage over the obstacle. There are many different designs that each serve a particular purpose and apply to different situations. Designs of bridges vary depending on the function of the bridge, the nature of the terrain where the bridge is constructed and anchored, the material used to make it, and the funds available to build it
[...More...]

"Bridge" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Hangul
HANGUL (/ˈhɑːnˌɡuːl/ HAHN-gool ; from Korean hangeul 한글 ) is the Korean alphabet, which has been used to write the Korean language since its creation in the 15th century by Sejong the Great . It is the official writing system of South Korea
South Korea
and North Korea
North Korea
. It is a co-official writing system in the Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture and Changbai Korean Autonomous County in Jilin
Jilin
Province , China
China
. It is also sometimes used to write the Cia-Cia language spoken near the town of Bau-Bau , Indonesia
Indonesia
. The alphabet consists of 19 consonants and 21 vowels . Instead of being written sequentially, like the letters of the Latin alphabet , Hangul
Hangul
letters are grouped into syllabic blocks
[...More...]

"Hangul" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

South Korea
Coordinates : 36°N 128°E / 36°N 128°E / 36; 128 Republic
Republic
of Korea 대한민국 DAEHAN MINGUK Flag Emblem MOTTO: "홍익인간 (弘益人間) " (Korean ) (de facto ) "Benefit broadly in the human world/Devotion to the Welfare of Humanity" ANTHEM: Aegukga "애국가 (愛國歌)" (Korean ) (de facto ) "Patriotic Song" GOVERNMENT EMBLEM 대한민국정부 상징문양 (Korean) Government Emblem of South Korea
Korea
Area controlled by South Korea
Korea
is shown in dark green; South Korean-claimed but uncontrolled regions shown in light green
[...More...]

"South Korea" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Gangseo-gu, Seoul
GANGSEO DISTRICT (GANGSEO-GU) is one of the 25 wards (gu) of Seoul , South Korea . It is located on the south side of the Han River . Gimpo Airport is in Gonghang-dong, where many flights fly to cities like Busan , Jeju , and Gwangju . The head of this district is Noh hyunsong (노현송) since July 2010
[...More...]

"Gangseo-gu, Seoul" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Special
SPECIAL or SPECIALS may refer to: CONTENTS * 1 Music * 2 Film and television * 3 Other uses * 4 See also MUSIC * Special (album) , a 1992 album by Vesta Williams * "Special" (Garbage song) , 1998 * "Special" (Mew song) , 2005 * "Special" (Stephen Lynch song) , 2000 * The Specials
The Specials
, a British band * "Special", a song by Violent Femmes on The Blind Leading the Naked * "Special", a song on
[...More...]

"Special" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Revised Romanization Of Korean
The REVISED ROMANIZATION OF KOREAN (국어의 로마자 표기법; gugeoui romaja pyogibeop; lit. "Roman-letter notation of the national language") is the official Korean language romanization system in South Korea
South Korea
proclaimed by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism to replace the older McCune–Reischauer
McCune–Reischauer
system. The new system eliminates diacritics in favor of digraphs and adheres more closely to Korean phonology than to a suggestive rendition of Korean phonetics for non-native speakers. The Revised Romanization limits itself to the ISO basic Latin alphabet , apart from limited, often optional use of the hyphen . It was developed by the National Academy of the Korean Language from 1995 and was released to the public on 7 July 2000 by South Korea's Ministry of Culture and Tourism in Proclamation No
[...More...]

"Revised Romanization Of Korean" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Hanja
HANJA ( Hangul
Hangul
: 한자; Hanja: 漢字; Korean pronunciation: ) is the Korean name
Korean name
for Chinese characters
Chinese characters
(Chinese : 漢字; pinyin : hànzì). More specifically, it refers to those Chinese characters borrowed from Chinese and incorporated into the Korean language
Korean language
with Korean pronunciation . Hanja-mal or Hanja-eo (the latter is more used) refers to words that can be written with Hanja, and hanmun (한문, 漢文) refers to Classical Chinese writing, although "Hanja" is sometimes used loosely to encompass these other concepts. Because Hanja
Hanja
never underwent major reform, they are almost entirely identical to traditional Chinese and kyūjitai characters, though the stroke orders for some characters are slightly different. For example, the characters 教 and 研 are written as 敎 and 硏
[...More...]

"Hanja" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

McCune–Reischauer
MCCUNE–REISCHAUER ROMANIZATION ( /məˈkuːn ˈraɪ.ʃaʊ.ər/ ) is one of the two most widely used Korean language
Korean language
romanization systems. A modified version of McCune–Reischauer
McCune–Reischauer
was the official romanization system in South Korea
South Korea
until 2000, when it was replaced by the Revised Romanization of Korean
Romanization of Korean
system. A variant of McCune–Reischauer
McCune–Reischauer
is still used as the official system in North Korea . The system was created in 1937 by George M. McCune and Edwin O. Reischauer . With a few exceptions, it attempts not to transliterate Korean hangul but to represent the phonetic pronunciation. McCune–Reischauer
McCune–Reischauer
is widely used outside Korea
[...More...]

"McCune–Reischauer" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Mapo Bridge
The MAPO BRIDGE crosses the Han River in South Korea and connects the Mapo District and the Yeongdeungpo District in the city of Seoul . The bridge was completed in 1970. Until 1984, the bridge was called SEOUL BRIDGE. CONTENTS * 1 Suicides * 2 Gallery * 3 See also * 4 References SUICIDESSuicide rates are quite high in South Korea and bridge jumping is not uncommon. Mapo Bridge has a reputation of jumpers with over 100 attempts in between 2007 and 2012. On July 26, 2013, Sung Jae-ki jumped off Mapo Bridge in an attempt to draw attention to gender inequality against men and a plea to accrue needed funds for 'Men of Korea'. Although rescue work began almost immediately after he fell and a widespread search of the Han River was conducted, his body was not found until July 29, 2013. Samsung Life Insurance will provide ongoing funding via pictures, words, and a statue to encourage potential jumpers not to jump
[...More...]

"Mapo Bridge" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Misa Bridge
The MISA BRIDGE crosses the Han River in South Korea and connects the cities of Hanam and Namyangju . It is part of the Seoul-Chuncheon Expressway . REFERENCES * ^ "미사대교". Doopedia (in Korean). Naver . Retrieved 13 December 2017. * v * t * e Bridges over the Han River * Banghwa * Banpo * Cheongdam * Cheonho * Dangsan Railway * Dongho * Dongjak * Gangdong * Gayang * Gimpo * Guri–Amsa * Gwangjin * Haengju * Hangang Railway * Hangang * Hannam * Ilsan * Jamsil * Jamsil Railway * Jamsu * Magok Railway * Mapo * Misa * Olympic * Paldang * Seogang * Seongsan * Seongsu * Wonhyo * World Cup * Yanghwa * Yeongdong Coordinates : 37°35′11.04″N 127°11′56.43″E / 37.5864000°N 127.1990083°E / 37.5864000; 127.1990083 This article about a specific bridge or group of bridges in South Korea is a stub . You can help by expanding it
[...More...]

"Misa Bridge" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Jamsil Railway Bridge
The JAMSIL RAILWAY BRIDGE crosses the Han River in South Korea and connects the districts of Gangbyeon Station and Jamsillaru Station . The bridge was completed in 1979. REFERENCES * v * t * e Bridges over the Han River * Banghwa * Banpo * Cheongdam * Cheonho * Dangsan Railway * Dongho * Dongjak * Gangdong * Gayang * Gimpo * Guri–Amsa * Gwangjin * Haengju * Hangang Railway * Hangang * Hannam * Ilsan * Jamsil * Jamsil Railway * Jamsu * Magok Railway * Mapo * Misa * Olympic * Paldang * Seogang * Seongsan * Seongsu * Wonhyo * World Cup * Yanghwa * Yeongdong This article about a South Korean building or structure is a stub . You can help by expanding it . * v * t * e This article about a bridge in Asia is a stub . You can help by expanding it
[...More...]

"Jamsil Railway Bridge" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Olympic Bridge
OLYMPIC BRIDGE or GRAND OLYMPIC BRIDGE (Korean : 올림픽대교) is a bridge over the Han River in Seoul , South Korea . The bridge links the Gwangjin and Songpa districts. Its construction started in 1985, but was not completed until 1990, after the Seoul Olympic Games of 1988, because the bridge under construction had collapsed. On May 29, 2001, a CH-47D helicopter from ROK Army , attempting to lower a sculpture onto the top of the bridge, crashed and fell into the Han River, killing all three on board. The job was finished later and to this day, the dead are not memorialized in any official form, plaque or otherwise on the bridge
[...More...]

"Olympic Bridge" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Jamsu Bridge
The JAMSU BRIDGE crosses the Han River in South Korea and connects the districts of Yongsan-gu and Seocho-gu . The bridge was completed in 1976, and lies just meters above the waterline, allowing the bridge to submerge during periods of high rainfall. In 1982, Banpo Bridge was built on top of the Jamsu Bridge, creating a two-deck bridge. REFERENCES * ^ A B 반포대교. DOOPEDIA (IN KOREAN). DOOPEDIA. RETRIEVED 1 JANUARY 2014. * ^ A B C D 토목사업 주요실적. BYUCKSAN ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION (IN KOREAN). 2005. ARCHIVED FROM THE ORIGINAL ON 2 JANUARY 2014. RETRIEVED 2 JANUARY 2014. * ^ 반포대교. NAVER / ENCYCLOPEDIA OF KOREAN CULTURE (IN KOREAN). NAVER. RETRIEVED 2 JANUARY 2014. * ^ 잠수교. Naver / Encyclopedia of Korean Culture (in Korean). Naver. Retrieved 2 January 2014
[...More...]

"Jamsu Bridge" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Magok Railway Bridge
The MAGOK RAILWAY BRIDGE crosses the Han River in South Korea as a part of the AREX of the Incheon International Airport . A truss bridge , construction began in January 2004 and finished on December 29, 2010. REFERENCES * ^ "마곡철교 ". Doopedia (in Korean). Naver . Retrieved 18 January 2014. * ^ Han, Woojin (31 October 2010). "12월 전구간 개통 공항철도, 미리 타볼까?". OhmyNews (in Korean). Retrieved 18 January 2014. * ^ Lee, Kyung-Ho; Park, So-Hyun (3 November 2010). "서울역∼인천공항,공항철도 2단계 구간 12월29일 개통 - 파이낸셜뉴스". The Financial News (in Korean). Retrieved 18 January 2014
[...More...]

"Magok Railway Bridge" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo
.