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Pictorial
Dictionaries
Tower of Babel

German

Spanish

Picture
Dictionaries
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Spanish

German

Human beings should understand each other

 an analogy:

if you want to build a house you need
the building material  and   the building plan

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to learn a language you need

the vocabulary   and   the grammar

The building materials can be bought
but the vocabulary has to be learned. We can help..

Headache

The key question: How does our brain store new concepts?

It builds new neural conexions around a new concept (e.g: a new word in an another language) relating it to concepts and experiences, new or already present, that form a reference net.

The consequence: How can we memorize better?

With more neural conexions you can remember better

The vocabulary in a foreign language has to be learned -
and this is a good reason to compare methods

 inefficient method

 efficient method

    Relating sound and picture to the new concept- building a reference net for the memory. This is the method used in our pictorial dictionaries.
     

Difficult memorization of foreign words based only on their translation.

 

Kind.Beispiel

Compare

1) la oreja
2) la boca
3) la nariz
4) la frente
5) el cuello

1) la oreja
2) la boca
3) la nariz
4) la frente
5) el cuello

 



Sound

Our pictorial dictionaries help adult students in learning a vocabulary in a foreign language. They use the method SHLS, see, hear, learn and speak.

The memorization is helped through the creation of mental conexions between the word, its image and sound. The thematic presentation allows the student to choose his own priorities: sports, cooking, clothes, computer, tools, garden, etc

It is a modern and practical system but at the same time quite entertaining.