Methods And Tools To Increase Your Vocabulary

I am always on the hunt for words to add to my vocabulary. Unfortunately I encountered that I was a terrible learner and had no good methods of studying, until I started researching efficient methods and tools. In this post I will show you what things and apps have worked for me. Anki Without a doubt Anki is one of the best programs out there for studying. It uses something called the spaced repetition system – which means that your cards get sorted in an advantageous way, so that you focus more on the hard material while still not forgetting the easy ones....

March 7, 2016 · 3 min · 440 words · Gian Sass

How Playing Video Games Can Benefit Language Comprehension

It has become increasingly common for teachers to blame bad grades on video games. The habit is said to be decreasing the concentration and attention span of children. I find that teacher are rather most likely to blame whatever leisure activity students are doing, sometimes to a certain degree that exceeds rationality. It was my English teacher who has continually remarked the apparent diseases and downsides of video games, and then inspired me to write this post....

February 9, 2016 · 3 min · 432 words · Gian Sass