Tutorials

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 guy 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 3.0 Card Template

Intro In this tutorial, you will learn how to create Anki notes with the EFA 3.0 Card Template. Tutorial Collecting information Click Add Choose the EFA 3.0 template and the “English” Deck. Type or copy/paste your sentence into the Sentence field. Copy paste the sentence again into the Sentence – Word field. Highlight your target…

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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. These cards are different than the original EFA flashcards. 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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How to add a note without a sentence

Intro Follow this tutorial to add a new note without a sentence. Tutorial Add a new note with “;;” Open the add window. Type “;;” into the Sentence field. Add other information to the note. Click Add. Delete “;;” and remove empty cards In the  BROWSER WINDOW, Search for “;;” Delete “;;” In the DECK…

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Anki Stats – Checking your progress

Intro Anki keeps lots of information about your learning. This information is called Anki Stats. It’s like your “grade.” In this tutorial, you can see some of my Anki stats and compare them to yours. Tutorial Click on the little graph icon next to the sync button in the Deck Selection Window. There is a…

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Studying Grammar with EFA cards

Intro You can study grammar with EFA cards. It’s easy. Tutorial 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. Example I was doing…

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600 Picture-Word Cards

Required Reading Installing Anki Add-ons Install the ImageResizer Add-on Intro These cards give you the 600 most useful words in English. These cards do not have pictures because you must add a picture that helps YOU remember. Download these cards at the Anki Deck Library. Tutorial Before you Start Configure the ImageResizer Add-on. Click on…

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