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A Christmas Carol

Day 2/30: Speed Read A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens – 110 Pages in 57 Minutes

This is day #2 of the One Book, One Day challenge. We’re going to speed read A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens at 500 words per minute (WPM) using AccelaReader.com. Is 500 WPM Too Fast? Take Our Speed Reading Course! About the Book: A Christmas Carol tells of sour and stingy Ebenezer Scrooge’s ideological, ethical, and emotional transformation resulting […]

Preparing for the LSAT

Preparing for the LSAT? 3 Unique Ways to Prepare for the Test

It’s less than two weeks away, and is on the mind of every future law student: the LSAT. The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is a half-day, standardized test that is an important part of the law school admission process in the United States, Canada and many other countries. This article is intended to provide […]

How to Read Faster by Reducing Subvocalization

How to Read Faster by Reducing Subvocalization

One of the most common reading habits among all readers is the habit of subvocalization (saying words in your head as you read). Subvocalization is a commonly misunderstand concept within speed reading. Some speed-reading programs will incorrectly tell you that subvocalization is something that you need to eliminate completely. However, numerous studies suggest that this […]

Training Yourself to Speed Read: A Simple Exercise

Training Yourself to Speed Read: A Simple Exercise

Here is a simple speed reading exercise you can do start training yourself to become a speed reader. Take a book you have already read in the past and start reading it again. I recommend one that is actually worth reading a second time. The point of doing this is to get yourself used to […]

Simple Speed Reading Exercise

Simple Speed Reading Exercise

In order to accelerate your reading speed over a long term you can challenge yourself to read a little faster. The average reading speed is about 200 words per minute. If you forced someone that is reading 200 words a minute to read at 250 which is 50 words per minute faster, they would probably […]