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2014-09-09 23:13:19

TOPICS Entertainment presents, Think like a Native Speaker, on The Flashcard, a blog for language educators. This post discusses two studies on the brain processes of language learners. Renton, Washington (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 TOPICS Entertainment (http://www.topics-ent.com), sponsor of TheFlashcard.org— a Blog for Language Educators—is pleased to announce the latest post, “Think like a Native Speaker.” The post discusses two Georgetown University studies on the brain...

2014-09-02 23:05:01

eReflect has published an article discussing the often-overlooked but important role that failure plays in success, and how failure is an essential part of every learning and growth process. New York City, NY (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 7 Speed Reading™ creator eReflect acknowledges the importance of failure in its latest blog post, “The Magic of Failure: How it Builds Character for Success.” eReflect argues that without failure, people would never come to understand that hard work...

2014-08-25 23:02:22

Warren Buffet’s secret to success is well known to the developers of 7 Speed Reading™ at eReflect, and those principles have been incorporated into the software, the company confirmed today. Reading is one of the most vital components of true, sustainable success, as followers of Warren Buffet know well, eReflect reports. New York City, NY (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 eReflect, developer of 7 Speed Reading™, revealed today that Warren Buffet's principles for success are proven...

2014-08-20 23:06:25

CASE, a speech pathology app by Comprehensive Application Solutions Inc., officially launched in iTunes this week. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 CASE, a speech pathology app created by Comprehensive Application Solutions Inc., officially launched in the iTunes store this week for the iPad, making reporting easier than ever for specialists. CASE is designed for Speech-Language Pathologists working with adults (home care, private practices, rehabilitation facilities) to assist in...

2014-08-10 23:00:24

For centuries, books were the only reading medium people knew. Today, people use touch screens and LCD monitors to read, as well as traditional print books - the science of reading is rapidly evolving and as the amount of content created increases, so should people’s reading speed, eReflect reports. New York City, NY (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 The Internet is fast becoming the number one choice for entertainment, news and communication. People today talk with greater speed and ease through...

2014-08-07 23:01:42

eReflect, developer of 7 Speed Reading™ software, gives a synopsis of various 7 Speed Reading™ reviews by several third-party sites. The reviewers unanimously named 7 Speed Reading™ the top-ranked speed reading tutor available today. New York City, NY (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 What helps people become better readers? Speed reading software has been proven to help people learn to read effectively and quickly, thus acquiring knowledge faster and providing advantages in personal,...

2014-08-03 23:01:46

eReflect publishes its must-read summer book list for 2014 for people who want to make the most of every minute of their vacation. Whether it's something to read in the airport while waiting for a flight, or a book to enjoy while lying on the beach, there is a recommendation for everyone in eReflect's latest list. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 03, 2014 eReflect is a champion of self-improvement and continuous self-education, and the company has just released its complete summer 2014...

2014-07-31 23:02:34

An expert on the memory processes underlying reading comprehension, University of New England Assistant Professor of Psychology Jennifer Stiegler-Balfour, Ph.D., is working with a team of students to determine the factors that contribute to a decline in reading comprehension in people with Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders. Ultimately, Stiegler-Balfour believes the knowledge gleaned from the study may lead to the development of new approaches that allow countless older people...

2014-07-25 09:39:14

Northwestern University Linguistic, cultural forces shape children's understanding of the natural world How would a child respond to this question? Would his or her list be full of relatives, animals from movies and books, or perhaps neighborhood pets? Would the poppies blooming on the front steps make the list or the oak tree towering over the backyard? How might the animals children name compare to those named by children raised in a different cultural or language background or in...

2014-07-24 23:02:54

Fun Easy Learn launches "Learn Japanese 6000 Words" android App. This app will help people to learn Japanese in an fun and easy way. Worldwide (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 An innovative android app called "Learn Japanese 6000 Words" has been introduced by Fun Easy Learn. This app not only helps people to learn Japanese in their spare time, but also entertain them with fun games. Nowadays, more and more people would like to have the ability to speak another language. One of...


Word of the Day
tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.