What Does the Word PHONEMES Mean?
Easily Memorize PHONEMES’s Meaning and Definition in today’s Memorize Vocab Words Video by Memory Master Champion, Luis Angel
Phonemes (n) meaning and definition: any of the abstract units of the phonetic system of a language that correspond to a set of similar speech sounds (such as the velar \k\ of cool and the palatal \k\ of keel) which are perceived to be a single distinctive sound in the language
Synonyms: characters, rune, signs
Phonemes in a Sentence: The vocabulary is different but the syntax and phonemes are nearly identical.
In the video below, I will give you the mnemonic associations that will help you learn and memorize this word quickly in order to move it from your passive vocabulary to your active vocabulary with ease.
The key idea with being able to memorize vocabulary words is the create pictures for those words.
The Mnemonic Pictures for this SAT Vocab word are :
Phonemes: Pho + Knee
Definition: can’t differentiate between sounds
Then just take both the picture for the word and the picture for the definition and visualize an interaction between the two.
Story: The vast majority of the population can’t differentiate
between Vietnamese pho and Thailand pho because they both taste
the same, sound the same when slurping the noodles, and both get
eaten while sitting on your knees.
That’s It! Just review a little bit and you will have these words fully memorized come test day.
Remember that the higher the SAT score you can get when you take it in high school, the better of a chance that you will have at getting accepted into the college or university of your dreams!
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