Learn That Word
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About LearnThatWord



  • all about
    YOU
    All about YOU

    We create every session just for you.
    Nothing is out-of-the-box!

    Advance on your word journey in fast, easy steps. Focus on learning what’s important to you; we’ll manage your progress behind the scenes.

    LearnThatWord is a complete solution. We’re your virtual mom, catering to your every need and helping you be the best you can be.

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    genie
    WORDGENIE

    I'm WordGenie™, your personal coach.
    Your wordly wish is my command!

    Unleash my powers, dear master!
    It’s all laid out for you, for one-click magic!

    Let me guide you on your word journey, so you’ll advance in well-planned, logical steps.

    What gives me such magical powers?

    Learning from over
    30 vocabulary experts.

    Deep analysis of millions of texts.

    Years and years of obsessing
    about words.

    Sleepless sleepless nights
    dancing with databases.

  • multi-
    media
    Multimedia

    Explore each word’s context, its nuances and flavors, to get a sense of how to use it.

    Integrated in each quiz is our Open Dictionary of English, ODE.
    It’s the richest and most interesting learners’ dictionary available. Explore words through:

    Videos
    Images
    Pronunciations from around the world
    100s of usage examples
    Idioms and limericks
    Interactive thesaurus
    Definitions from multiple sources
    Translations in 37 languages
    Synonyms, antonyms
    Words that rhyme
    Origin and root word information
    Verb conjugations
    Tutoring comments and trivia

  • smart
    progress
    SMART progress

    You want results, not busy work!

    At LearnThatWord, every session is targeted, interesting, and made just for you.

    We check off words you know, so you focus your energy on those that need more practice.

    Your individualized learning plan presents the right words for review at the right time.

    Get lasting results 10x faster than with any other vocabulary study tool.

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    Fast & Fun

    Sessions are lightning-fast and hassle-free.

    We don’t depend on gimmicks or “effects” to make sessions fun.

    Our members love them for their smart design and effectiveness.

    You’ll appreciate the fast progress you make even more than the rewards and prizes you earn.

    Boost your skills in privacy, at your own speed, without grades, pressure, or embarrassment.

  • lasting
    results
    Lasting RESULTS

    A word turns into vocabulary as you learn it “by heart.” It’s that moment when you no longer have to think about it before you use it.

    Once you reach this level of “automaticity,” the word is yours forever. You will never forget it.

    LearnThatWord is the only fully managed solution that builds this automaticity.

    You’ll meet each word repeatedly over time and explore its nuances and “flavors.” Our multimedia resources bring words to life.

    Proven study methods, accelerated by adaptive and individualized coaching, make words “stick.” New words turn into vocabulary that moves you forward.

    We are so confident in the results, we guarantee them!

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    profit
    Nonprofit

    Our goal is to empower you by giving you the vocabulary you need to succeed with confidence.

    We provide unlimited free tutoring to students worldwide.

    Upgrade anytime to enjoy premium features. Premium members support our global literacy campaign, Vocabulary Junction, and the expansion of our collaborative learners’ dictionary.


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Call for Study Tips and Spelling Tricks - Contest

Website “puts a spell on the web” via individualized audio quizzes

eSpindle Learning announces a contest to solicit personal mnemonics, memory aids, jokes and other spelling tips used to remember commonly misspelled words.

             eSpindle Learning is an educational 501(c)3 non-profit parent-initiative that has created a comprehensive online spelling tutor.
“The creation of LearnThatWord has always been a community effort – from its development to editing its 95,000 word database”, says Rosevita Warda, president and founder.
“A project of these dimensions is never ‘finished’! We hope this call for entries will help to enhance the work of our editors and assist learners worldwide.”

             Everyone has experienced how some words seem to resist memorization or are easily confused and misspelled – frequently using little memory aids will be the solution.
Shirley Brainy, eSpindle Learning’s online spelling tutor, will share submissions with our online community of learners and use them to improve the tutoring experience.

Some examples:

Dessert is Super Sweet
R
hythm
Has Your Two Hips Moving
Suspense
has a scary ending. 

We invite learners of all ages and backgrounds to submit their favorite spelling secrets. The winner will be chosen via a final drawing on October 18th, 2005, so all entries have an equal chance to win.

The winner will win a classroom (or neighborhood) ice cream party, sponsored by Newman’s Organic ABC cookies and Safeway. Prizes further include a lifetime LearnThatWord membership for the winner and annual memberships for four runners up. T-shirts will also be awarded.

Submissions can be emailed to Shirley Brainy, eSpindle’s virtual spelling tutor, at [email protected]LearnThatWord.org or faxed to 415.814.5727.

             Drawing on an extensive database of more than 95,000 words, eSpindle Learning’s patent-pending technology creates custom learning quizzes based on the member’s goals and skill level. Words are presented with an on-demand audio file, simple definition, sample sentence and links to online resources.

             A member’s unique database profile registers which words are already mastered and repeats those that need practice until they are reliably learned, all the while tracking the member’s performance.

             Affordable and comprehensive, LearnThatWord builds spelling and vocabulary skills in a fun, efficient and methodical way.

LearnThatWord's technology is carefully designed based on scientific research and the guidance of eLearning experts. The project has come to life thanks to the support of a large team of English teachers, editors, writers and other volunteers.
           
www.LearnThatWord.org is a wonderful tool for improving verbal skills and school grades, avoiding commonly misspelled words, learning English as a foreign language, overcoming learning disabilities, preparing for the Spelling Bee and building memory.

           Shirley Brainy, LearnThatWord’s virtual tutor, also provides the most extensive listing of word roots, prefixes and suffixes available on the web, a section with study tips, and fun facts relating to English Spelling.        

Contact:
Rosevita Warda,
(866)eSpindle/(866)377-4635.
[email protected]