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What Books Are Hard to Read

What Books Are Hard to Read?

Reading can be habitual and entertaining, but you can have difficulty completing some books. If you are a determined reader, then you can undertake such tasks as a challenge that you must accomplish.  The problem with reading these books results from their complex subject matters and intelligible prose that does not give a reader an […]

Is Memory a Sign of Intelligence

Is Memory a Sign of Intelligence? (Quick Facts)

Having a bad memory is a sign of high intelligence. If you have a hard time remembering, it’s a good indication that your brain is more focused on the essential things. Packing your brain full of memories for an exam or a business meeting is overrated and could harm your chances of success.  Memory is […]

How to summarize a text in English (7 easy steps)

How to Summarize a Text in English (7 Easy Steps)

Knowing how to summarize a text is an essential skill. It helps us in improving our understanding. Yet sometimes, it can pose quite a challenge. But there’s no need to get overwhelmed because we have your back! Here’s how to summarize any text in English: Carefully read the text and make sure you fully understand […]

5 Differences Between a Good Reader and a Poor Reader? (BONUS: 3 Tips to Become a Better Reader)

5 Differences Between a Good Reader and a Poor Reader? (BONUS: 3 Tips to Become a Better Reader)

Poor readers encounter issues comprehending what they read, while good readers are faster and more efficient. Improving your reading abilities means increased reading speed, better comprehension, and a longer attention span. Identifying whether you’re a good or poor reader is important, as it allows you to know what areas need improvement.  Whether you’re a student, […]

Why Are Classics So Hard To Read? And what to do about it

Why Are Classics So Hard To Read? (& What To Do About It)

Classics are hard to read because of the writing style, the historical settings, narrative structures, and symbolism. To improve understanding, read an annotated version and research a book’s historical period. You can also read commentaries and watch a movie to grasp the concept.  The English language has transformed over the past thousand years. Grammar, vocabulary, […]

reading materials that aren't books

Reading Materials That Aren’t Books to Practice Speed Reading

  When you hear the word “read,” what do you think of? For most people, novel, book, or work documents are what comes to mind. These are all great to practice speed reading while getting work or studying done. We encourage you to get creative with how you practice your speed reading skills with other […]