East Asia Student

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  6. Active vs passive vocabulary - do you know the difference?
  7. Add your target language to Firefox
  8. Anki tip: Use models (other than basic)
  9. Get daily Chinese handwriting practice with Google Pinyin IME on Android
  10. How to read a book efficiently for fast research
  11. Learning facts and Chinese at the same time
  12. Making a dedicated Skritter launcher in Linux Mint
  13. Mistakes are brilliant for learning
  14. Paraphrase when translating
  15. Preventing procrastination with the hosts file
  16. Put Facebook into your target language
  17. Some tricks to reduce word count in academic writing
  18. Speed up pinyin input: be incomplete!
  19. Study habits to boost learning and memory
  20. The Google collocation test for translation
  21. Tips for reading and translating Chinese Tang poetry
  22. Understand Anki's structure and improve your SRS study
  23. Use multiple cloze tests to remember things
  24. Use pictures of important faces in flashcards
  25. Use pinyin from Google Translate to practice writing Chinese characters
  26. Use preferred browsing languages for extra practice
  27. Use SRS grading buttons for more effective learning
  28. Use Zotero for essays and dissertations
  29. Useful terminal commands for language students