• Methods,  Vocabulary

    Learn Vocabulary: Four Simple Methods

    Strict memorization of vocabulary words can be a dreadful experience. Flash cards can be downright painful when it comes to learning a new language. But learning new vocabulary words doesn’t have to be so dull. I’d like to offer four simple methods to learning vocabulary to make it somewhat more enjoyable – and certainly more effective than straight memorization. I refer to these four methods as: 1) The Holistic Learning Method, 2) The Word Association Method 3) The Object Association Method, and 4) The Context Acquisition Method. Before I get more into detail let’s take a step back to see the big picture. The most important thing to understand before…