How To Speed Read

How to read fast

You acquire skills, which help you to read fast over time as practice reading. The problem is many people fail to see the skills they learn through reading. Reading builds comprehension, vocabulary, and helps a person to define information. With the basic tools in hand, most people merely need to say, “I am going to speed-read today.” Delaying, is only putting off what you can accomplish today.

Those wishing to speed read start out with low volumes of information. For instance, a person with intentions of acquiring skills to help them read faster will start with a single chapter daily. Now, some of us can sit down a read a 500-page book in a couple of days, and comprehend what we read, but most of us need to digest information at slower paces to learn how to speed-read.

Most speed-readers develop understanding of what they run by reading often and listening for the messages between the lines. Speed-readers often are flexible, since they realize that accommodations are necessary to plan reading.

Example:

You must understand the differences in developing skills and learning (Abstract) conceptual subjects while learning to read. For instance, practice helps us to develop skills, while summaries could provide us an overall view of what we comprehend in reading.

Define:

In all, we must learn how abstract topics and skills differ. We must also practice to develop skills, since it builds comprehension.

Still, practice is required daily to develop skills to read faster. Even if you read a few paragraphs daily, you are working to increase your speed of reading while developing skills. To practice each day you must acquire plans to achieve your goal, i.e. I plan to read a few paragraphs daily to build skills in reading faster.

Plan:

Daily, I will read a few paragraphs.

I will spend 20 minutes reading daily.

I will read during morning time, since evenings often lead to procrastination.

I will not procrastinate.

Flexible readers often acquire skills to help them read faster. Flexible readers often adapt to materials quite easily, since they accommodate through planning. Flexible readers leave open time to read. Flexible readers often vary their speed or rates while reading. Since the readers realize that reading fast depends on the subject. Readers also consider the conditions of the subject. In addition, readers consider how easy the material is to read before considering rate.

Case in point is that a single reader cannot expect to read a topic revolving around world destruction as quickly as they could read the book “Huckleberry Finn.” Still, you need expectations to read faster.

Knowing what you expect from reading can help you to read faster. When you know what you expect from reading, you will anticipate, as well as look forward to reading the material. When a person enjoys what he or she is doing, often the person can finish a task sooner. Expectations help us to imagine, guess, and demand something from what we want. Thus, a topnotch speed-reader will expect something from self before diving into material. The skills are, acquired through practice.

A good word of advice to those starting in speed-reading is to test their reading abilities while assessing their findings. Now, you can start. Take a few moments to read a few paragraphs. Record your time and comprehension level.

Test:

In the world of readers, many struggle to get through material without stopping to consider words. What the reader is doing is hindering self from reading faster, as well as slowing his ability to comprehend what he reads.

Time it took to read the paragraph: _______

What I learnt from the paragraphs: _______

19 Responses to “How To Speed Read”

  • can you help me with the weiting skills ,i’v alot of speling mestakes while i’m writing

  • By kushal on Jun 11, 2008

    just stop giving the pauses while reading the sentences . This will realy help in reading in speed also try to take the sentences at a single strech.. that is going to raly work out .

  • By kushal on Jun 11, 2008

    well, in that case u need to understand the sounds clearly …
    there are different sounds for A …E and as well u need to strengthen the dipthons as well …in order to make the correct …spellings

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    Hello sir ,
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    it helps me a lot.Please send me tips regularly

  • By hans on Jul 11, 2008

    hi i want to improve my communication skills better

  • By alka on Jul 14, 2008

    hey this guidelines will be make us more presentive,active n learn the pronounciation

  • By Suresh Duguluru PGDIT on Aug 6, 2008

    This is very nice .I wonder if you could give the steps in speed reading

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    Dear Sir,
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