Tutorials

Cards without a sentence (DIY)

Required Reading Creating EFA Flashcards – Tutorial Directory (DIY) Intro You may not need a sentence to learn some words. In this tutorial, you can learn how to add cards without sentences. Tutorial Create the card Open the Add window. Put your word and other information into the fields. Anki requires something in the first…

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Resyncing subtitles (DIY)

Intro Your downloaded subtitles may not be synchronized with your video.  Learn how to resync your subtitles in subs2srs. Tutorial Open your video and subtitle file in VLC media player. Skip to a part of the video where there is talking. Play the video.  Use the “g” and “h” keys to adjust the timing of…

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Combining two or more notes into one

Intro Sometimes movie notes contain incomplete sentences. You may want to add two subtitles to one note. Tutorial Here is a movie card with a very short subtitle. I want to combine it with the next note’s sentence. Combining Click on the second note in the browser window and copy the text. Click on the…

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Installing Anki Add-ons

Intro To use English First Aid, you need to install some Add-ons to Anki.  please follow the instructions below. Tutorial How to install add-ons In the main Anki window click on Tools–>Add-ons–>Browse & Install… Copy-paste your add-on code into the box and click OK. Don’t use the code in this screenshot. See the Recommended Add-ons below.…

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Anki 101

Intro This page will teach you about the different parts of Anki and how to use them. Tutorial Anki Deck selection window In this window, you can select the deck that you want to study. You can also see how many cards you need to study, and how many you have studied today. The New…

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English First Aid Terminology

Intro Here you can learn all the terms in the English First Aid system. Antimoon Terminology English First Aid shares many of the same terminology with the Antimoon system.  Here is a list of some common terms used when talking about studying with the Antimoon Method. Input These are English sentences that you read or listen to.…

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EFA Card Abbreviations

Intro English First Aid uses an abbreviation system for the seven different EFA cards.  These are the same abbreviations you can see in the upper right corner of each card. These abbreviations are used to help you study faster and communicate with your EFA tutor if you have one. Card Abbreviations These are the 7 different…

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Fixing your EFA Cards (DIY)

Intro Fix your cards and put them back into your daily review. Overview Check problem Fix problem Unmark note Unsuspend card Tutorial Click on Marked in the card filter sidebar. Select one of your marked cards. Check the problem. Fix the problem. Copy Paste Delete the problem from the notes field. Unmark by deleting the…

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