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complete your work by the official final day or time

Meet deadlines

2

ask for more time beyond the deadline

request an extension

3

trying to learn a lot very quickly before an exam

cramming

4

make a list of things you should do

make a to-do list

5

outside of the subjects one is studying

extra-curricular

6

decide which things are the most important so that you can deal with them first

prioritise

7

I start thinking of things not connected to my studies

my mind starts to wander

8

read or study again

review

9

e.g. very short poem or special word used to help you remember something (ezelsbruggetje)

mnemonics

10

forming an image in your mind

visualising

11

think a lot of ideas very quickly before considering some of them more carefully

brainstorm

12

diagram or drawing showing how different ideas on a topic are related

mind maps

13

text containing all the main ideas but not in a fully developed form

draft

14

learning something so you can repeat it from memory, rather than understand it

rote learning

15

in such a way that you can say it from memory

by heart

16

not exact or detailed; approximate

rough

17

you cannot remember a particular thing, or you cannot remember anything

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