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Here are five of the easiest and most effective methods to learn foreign languages fast.
1. Cramming Is a No-No!
I'm sure you were used to cramming when you were a student. And you know that it's a big no-no. Cramming is really the worst "technique" that you can use in any situation.
When you cram, not only will you not remember much information, you'll also end up wasting your time cramming and wishing for the best instead of giving yourself the chance to memorize vocabulary for good.
2. Don't Study Everything At Once!
Adults tend to have a short attention span. In fact, studies have shown that a healthy and fit adult
remains attentive when performing a repetitive task for up to of 20 minutes only!
Perhaps the easiest of all the techniques to learn language fast is to keep your study sessions short. Plan sessions that last from to 15 to 30 minutes and take 5 to 10 minute breaks in between. Also, make sure to munch on some light snacks to replenish your energy.
3. Study When You're Calm
You need to be relaxed in order to process new information.
When you are upset, depressed or tired, your brain is not really suitable and susceptible to learn new information.
4. Find a Good Room to Study in
Here's a thing that you probably didn't know about the brain: it responds better to a familiar situation and environments.
The human is a creature of habit. You need to study every day at the same time, and at the same place if possible. Creating a familiar setting for your brain will make it easier for you to learn.
5. Study Before Going to Bed
Surprised? A lot of people do not realize how effective this technique is when it comes to learning a new language.
About ten minutes before you go to sleep, quickly go over your learning materials. You don't have to make a conscious effort to memorize anything in your book. Your subconscious mind will do that for you.
You will be surprised at how effective these methods are. Try them out!
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