How to remember what you read in books
Each of us faced the need to remember the information we read. Sometimes everything is easy to remember, and sometimes it takes a lot of time and effort. How do I best remember what I read? The method that You will learn is simple, it includes three stages:
Let’s look at each stage in detail.
It is best to remember information that makes a strong impression. For example, if you read someone’s biography and you are struck by a fact from the life of a famous person, you will definitely remember it for a long time. The purpose of the method is to enhance the impression, for better memorization. Pay attention to all interesting, unusual facts, events, and descriptions. It helps to strengthen the impression-scrolling the scene in your head, you can even imagine yourself as the main character. This will help you better remember what you read.
Associate what you read with something familiar and familiar. Dates are well remembered if they coincide with some significant figures for you. Names can be linked to consonant words. It is easier to remember new things if you associate them with something familiar – this rule always works.
The more times you read the information you need, the better you will remember it. The method is old, but effective. It is suitable for all types of information – from recipes to scientific texts. It is not necessary to read the entire book many times. It is enough to read the necessary passages again. Now we know how to learn to remember what we read – we amplify impressions, relate them to something known, repeat them. What ways do you like to read books and remember what you read? What methods do You use to remember the necessary information?