Language Learning Tip #05

Problem (continued, part 2)

I guess I’m not much of a visual learner, because I’m still having trouble remembering these words.

Continuing on the theme of using the visual sense to create stronger memory connections.

It is preferable to learn Arabic words without going through your native language, that is, without translating. It is not […]

Language Learning Tip #04

Problem

I STILL can’t remember my vocabulary words.

 

Idea

Different strategies and tricks work for different people, and not everyone has a great memory for everything. But the good news is that memory skills can be improved with practice. The important thing is to keep working at it.

 

Memory is about […]

Language Learning Tip #03

Problem (and it’s a big one!)

“I can’t remember my vocabulary words.”

 

Idea

There is more and more study being done in cognitive science and memory these days. One of the things that is being learned about is the role of emotions and chemicals like adrenaline to deeply etch memories into the brain. […]