Speed Reading in Multiple Languages
Hello, I'm Hiro. I teach speed reading in multiple languages.
I use speed reading for thirty years. Now I use it for learning languages.
You can learn speed reading easily. You need only a pen or text editor.
You will read sentences without subvocalization. Writing training improves your reading comprehension.
You can learn multiple languages without confusion. Learn various grammars, writing systems, pronunciations, etc. It improves your skills in English.
English is very suitable for speed reading. Increase your knowledge and vocabulary. Improve your reading comprehension and writing skills.
English is important to learn other languages. Use Wikipedia, Wiktionary, and Google Translate efficiently.
Romance and Germanic
These languages are very similar to English. Try to read them without translation. Compare them with English.
Romance languages are very similar to English in reading. They have SVO word order and vocabulary of Latin origin.
In English and French, subject pronouns are not omitted. Compare the structures of sentences..
In Spanish and Italian, the relationships between the pronunciation and the spelling are simple.
- How to read French fast
- How to read Spanish fast
- How to read Portuguese fast
- How to read Italian fast
- How to read Romanian fast
Learn Latin with Romance languages. They have many words derived from Latin. Latin has flexible word order.
Germanic languages are also similar to English. But they have V2 word order.
German has a case system and different word order.. Guess the meaning and structure of sentences.
Esperanto is a constructed language. It is easy to learn and similar to Romance and Germanic languages.
Learn various languages and grammatical features. It improves your reading skills.
Learn topic and focus, animacy, noun class, evidentiality, thematic relation, etc.
Indonesian has simple grammar and uses no diacritical mark.
- How to read Polish fast
- How to read Hungarian fast
- How to read Finnish fast
- How to read Turkish fast
- How to read Swahili fast
- How to read Indonesian fast
- How to read Vietnamese fast
- How to read Filipino fast
Learn other alphabets with romanization.
The Greek alphabet is very similar to the Latin alphabet. Greek had influenced many languages.
Russian is written with the Cyrillic alphabet. Learn Russian with other Slavic languages. Serbian uses both the Latin and Cyrillic alphabets.
Other Writing System
You can learn any languages with speed reading.
Learn letters with typing and handwriting. And learn words with romanization.
Learn grammar with the Latin alphabet. And learn pronunciation with IPA.
Turkic languages have words derived from Arabic and Persian. Some languages use the Cyrillic and Arabic scripts.
Chinese character is very suitable for speed reading. Vietnamese, Korean and Japanese are influenced by Chinese character.
Learning Multiple Languages
Learn and compare multiple languages. It improves your skill in English.
Learn countries of the world. Specialized knowledge and proper nouns are useful in any languages.
Learn linguistics. Learn the relationships and similarity of languages.
I study multiple languages and translate this site to some languages.
My first language is Japanese. Japanese is very different with other languages.
It is difficult to translate Japanese to other languages. And it is also difficult to teach Japanese in other languages.
I study English mainly. I write pages in English and translate them to some languages.
Romance languages are similar to English. I pay attention to definite articles and second personal pronouns.
- Français: Lecture Rapide en Plusieurs Langues
- Español: Lectura Rápida en Múltiples Idiomas
- Português: Leitura Rápida em Vários Idiomas
- Italiano: Lettura veloce in più lingue
German has different word order. I use simple sentences.
Swedish and Danish are similar to English. I pay attention to plural and definite forms.
Indonesian has simple grammar and some similarity with English. It has many Internet users.
I use Traditional Chinese characters. They are easy to read for Japanese.