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What Is the Best Memory Strategy

What Is the Best Memory Strategy? (22 Science-Backed Methods)

The best memory techniques, according to science, include employing acronyms and mnemonics, practicing spaced learning, developing a Memory Palace, sleeping after learning a difficult concept, writing down new knowledge, using visualization techniques, and engaging in active recall, to name a few.  Do you find it difficult to recall the name of the person you just […]

How to Speed Read for UCAT

How to Speed Read for UCAT?

To speed read for UCAT, scan the text before reading to familiarize yourself with the words. When reading, try using your peripheral vision to read two words at a time and using your finger as a guide. With practice and patience, you can raise your reading speed to 400 words and more per minute.  UCAT […]

Can You Develop an Internal Monologue

Can You Develop an Internal Monologue?

The human mind is powerful and constantly seeking to express itself. Sometimes, in the form of an internal monologue.  Internal monologue is also sometimes known as inner speech, inner monologue, inner voice, inner monologue, private speech, intrapersonal communication, or internal dialogue or discourse.  While inner speech is thought to develop during childhood, through patience and […]

Longest Adjectives in the English Language

15 Longest Adjectives in the English Language (& Their Meanings)

Do you have three and a half hours to spare? The longest word in the English language contains 189,891 letters. It takes about three and a half hours to pronounce this technical term. This blog post will explore some of the English language’s unique long adjectives and uncover their meanings, origins, and uses of these […]

Do Speed Reading Apps Work

Do Speed Reading Apps Work? (Answered!)

The demand for speed reading apps continues to rise, given their effectiveness in helping people read and comprehend better. Speed reading apps are great tools for people who understand how to subvocalize and leverage peripheral vision to capture multiple texts simultaneously.  Learning speed reading requires understanding how to scan through blocks of text. This is […]

How to Speed Read for College

How to Speed Read for College (10 Tips from the Pros)

As a college student, you can develop your speed reading skills by unlearning subvocalization, training your peripheral vision, giving your eyes something to follow, such as a finger, and reading in word chunks as opposed to one continuous passage.  How often a day do you use your reading skills as a college student? A lot!  […]