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Do Speed Reading Programs Work?

Do Speed Reading Programs Work?

Speed reading programs can improve your reading speed and comprehension by mastering various techniques such as skimming, scanning, and reducing subvocalization. You may be curious whether speed reading works if you’re considering taking a speed reading class or using an app to help you read more quickly.  Like many other people who want to speed […]

11 UCAT Verbal Reasoning Tips

11 UCAT Verbal Reasoning Tips (Explained for Beginners)

The UCAT verbal reasoning segment is a high-tension part of the UCAT exam, which is why you need practical tips to pass it. You’ll need to sharpen your retention, answer questions strategically, scan at high speed, and manage your time effectively.  UCAT is an exam specifically developed to ensure that healthcare professionals meet all the […]

LSAT Reading Comprehension Tips

10 LSAT Reading Comprehension Tips

If you have your LSAT coming up or you are planning to take it, this article is for you.  The LSAT reading comprehension section is one of the most challenging sections for students. Many students feel they don’t have enough time to complete this section. And that’s mainly because of their inadequate preparation.  Standardized tests […]

60 Long Words Beginning with A & How to Pronounce Them

60 Long Words Beginning with ‘A’ & How to Pronounce Them

Every alphabet in the English language is essential, but some are more crucial than others and are present in every language globally. One such letter is the letter “A.” Learning new words is an excellent habit to develop whether you are a student or a professional. The more words you can identify, the more articulate […]

Is Subvocalization a Bad Reading Habit? (8-Minute Read)

Is Subvocalization a Bad Reading Habit? (8-Minute Read)

Subvocalization can be a good thing for those who want to sound out words and understand their meaning. However, it can also interfere with your comprehension and your ability to remember what you’ve read.  When subvocalizing, you’re not giving your full attention to the text, which can make recalling what you’ve read difficult. If you […]

Is Speed Reading Helpful?

Is Speed Reading Helpful? (Explained for Beginners)

Speed reading is an effective way to improve one’s ability to read quickly. To speed read, a silent reader must master eliminating subvocalization (silent speech). Furthermore, individuals can use their peripheral vision to link words together seamlessly. Speed reading comes in handy for doctors, lawyers, Ph.D. candidates, and anyone who wishes to read and comprehend […]