English Mnemonic for French Vocabulary: cruche

English mnemonic for the French word: cruche

English: pitcher (as of water or tea, not baseball)

The Soviet leader Krushchev turned into a glass pitcher, fell off the table and shattered.

You’ll never forget cruche en francais means pitcher in English.

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Even mnemonics, that previously most powerful technique, doesn’t hold a candle to spaced-repetition flash cards programs.

This technology, spaced-repetition flash card technology, wasn’t widely available before about 2010, in a big way. It automatically serves up a given flash card just when the average human brain would begin to forget it.

This is the vocabulary learning equivalent of just-in-time-delivery. In fact, it’s part of a thing: Just In Time Learning.

The flash card section here is like a computer program that essentially programs your brain with French vocabulary.

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