Tutorials

Recording audio for flashcardas

Intro Learn how to install audio recording software on your computer and record audio for your flashcards Tutorial Set up your computer Install Audacity (direct link for Windows) Install LAME Mp3 Encoder (Download the RECOMMENDED Installer Package for Windows) Recording Audio Press the big red button to record. Press the stop button to stop the recording. Export the…

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Manually adding books to Kindle

You can view the Kindle ebook in the Kindle application. Follow these instructions. Download and install the Kindle Application Open your Documents Folder Move the Frequency Dictionary file from your downloads folder into the My Kindle Content folder Open the Kindle application. You should see the book in the menu.

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Adding files to Google Play

Intro In this tutorial I will demonstrate how to download audio files from Google Drive and upload them to Google Play. You can use Google Play on any device to listen to the audio files. Tutorial Open the link to the audio files and select the download option in the drop-down menu. Open your Google…

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Setting up Teamviewer for remote connection

Intro In this tutorial, you will learn how to set up TeamViewer. TeamViewer is an application that lets your tutor control your computer remotely. I use this application to help my students learn how to use flashcards more easily. Tutorial Download the TeamViewer application from their website. Begin installation by opening the file. Choose Basic installation…

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What are English First Aid Flashcards?

Intro How these flashcards can help you Learn English and become fluent in less than 2 years Learn English without a teacher This polyglot learned all of his languages without a teacher; just books and videos This man learned to speak Japanese fluently in one year by watching and reading different kinds of Japanese media…

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How to make an Anki note with the EFA 4.0 Card Template

Intro In this tutorial, you will learn how to create new Anki notes with the EFA Flashcard Template. Video Tutorial Tutorial Create a naked flashcard Click Add **IMPORTANT** Choose the EFA 4.0 template and the “Input” Deck. Type or copy/paste your sentence into the Sentence field. Copy paste the sentence again into the Sentence –…

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English First Aid 3.0 – The new flashcard template

Intro This tutorial will show you how to use the new EFA 3.0 flashcard template. Download the flashcards at the Anki Deck Library. The flashcards New Word Card Use this card to introduce yourself to a new word. FRONT: A sentence with a blank Pictures related to the missing word A definition of the missing…

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Extra Grammar Cards

Intro If you need help practicing grammar, use an Extra Grammar Card 3 parts of grammar There are three different parts of grammar: The words The form of the words (run, ran, catch caught) The order of the words You can study grammar by taking away or changing one of these parts. Examples Fill in…

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“Helper” Cards

If you need more help to understand a new word, there are helper cards. Pronunciation Card Use this card if you have trouble pronouncing a new word. FRONT: Word BACK: IPA pronunciation guide Audio recording of the word How to study this card Look at the front of the card Try to pronounce the word. Don’t…

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