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Easy Essay Outliner

Just fill out a form to create your outline. What could be easier?  Are Essay Outlines Difficult for You? Not any more. We have broken down essay outlining into a series of easy steps. All you have to do is answer a few questions, make a few choices, and the Virtual Writing Tutor builds your

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Oral Practice Strategy: 5-Finger Drill

Repeating a word or phrase aloud will help you remember it.  Saying a vocabulary item aloud increases your ability to remember it by 10% (MacLeod, et al., 2010). Even mouthing the word improves your ability to remember it.  5-finger drill To really make a word or phrase stick in your memory, use the five-finger drill.

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