Reading Effective & Efficiently

Have you ever read text and could not grasp the main points? After finishing a book were you left with the questions, Who? What? Why?

By following the tips below reading difficult material can become less challenging

FOCUS ON TEXT

Remove all distractions. Concentration is difficult while you are listening to the radio, watching TV and posting on Facebook

KNOW THE VOCABULARY

Invest in a dictionary to look up unfamiliar words. You are never to old to build your vocabulary. When you are not familiar with the words it makes it diffcult for you to grasp the point the author is trying to make

TAKE NOTES

By writing notes in your own words it helps you to think about the ideas that are presented in the text. By taking notes it will help you to retain and learn what you have read, it will help you caputre the main points.

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