120 TOPIK #20 – TOPIK Reading Strategies

Inspiration Since I posted last time about Extensive Reading using familiar texts, here’s some helpful advice I found recently about how to effectively read UNfamiliar texts, like on TOPIK. Reading passages. THREE stratgies: Read to find information (charts/graphs/images) Basic comprehension (gist/main idea) Reading to learn (details) Question types on TOPIK (in increasing difficulty): Read the […]

30-Day Challenge: Day #9 – Abraham Lincoln’s reading method can boost your memory and confidence in a foreign language

← Day #8 30-Day Challenge Home Base Day #10 → Inspiration: Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865), the 16th US President, had an interesting method for studying and remembering the important news of the day. Lord Charnwood writes of this in his biography on the President: His method of study was as odd as anything else […]