Monthly Archives: August 2011

Applying Images And Sounds.

To remember by means of visual images or sounds is to use imagery, to use keywords, semantic mapping, to represent sounds in the memory. To use imagery is to relate the foreign language information to concepts in the memory by … Continue reading

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Creating Mental Linkages.

Storage and retrieval of new information are the two key functions of memory strategies. These strategies help foreign language learners store in memory the important things they hear or read in a foreign language, thus enlarging their knowledge base. These … Continue reading

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Motivation And Goals.

What does it mean to be motivated to learn a foreign language? Motivation is one of the most important factors in our success. Motivation means to have a real purpose in learning a foreign language, or really wanting to learn … Continue reading

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