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How to become a better reader.

Author: Paul Witty
Publisher: Chicago : Science Research Associates, 1953.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is designed to help you become a better reader. If you are an average reader, you may be reading this book now at a reading rate of about 180 words per minute. You can improve your rate of reading -- perhaps 50 percent or more for many types of reading. At the same time, you can learn to get more out of the things you read. - p. 1.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Witty, Paul, 1898-1976.
How to become a better reader.
Chicago, Science Research Associates [1953]
(OCoLC)608213186
Online version:
Witty, Paul, 1898-1976.
How to become a better reader.
Chicago, Science Research Associates [1953]
(OCoLC)608552375
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Witty
OCLC Number: 738930
Description: 304 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Can you learn to read better? --
How will better reading benefit you? --
How much can you improve your reading? --
What are your reading needs? --
How do your eyes behave while reading? --
How can you read for a purpose? --
How can you read faster? --
How can you learn to skim? --
How do you find the main idea in reading? --
How can you do careful detailed reading? --
How can you evaluate what you read? --
How can you appreciate creative writing? --
How can you do study-type reading? --
How can you build your vocabulary? --
How can you improve your vocabulary? --
How can you find the reading materials you want? --
How can you best read a book? --
How can you balance your reading? --
How can you become a mature reader? --
How can you keep on reading better? --
Bibliography : Here is a list of books that you may want to read --
General reading exercises 1 through 20 --
Reading progress folder --
Time-to-rate table for the general reading exercises.

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This book is designed to help you become a better reader. If you are an average reader, you may be reading this book now at a reading rate of about 180 words per minute. You can improve your rate of reading -- perhaps 50 percent or more for many types of reading. At the same time, you can learn to get more out of the things you read. - p. 1.

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