Entries by S. R. Kaura MD

Become SPECtacular in English Language with Root ‘SPEC’

Convincing a child to memorize vocab words is a tiresome task for parents. What if we let them learn English words in a music-rich environment? Research shows that students learn words faster through music and have 90% retention than traditional rote memory study materials. Vocab Tunes—an online learning platform—presents a musical way of learning different […]

‘Move’ Along with Root ‘Mov’

Authors use their knowledge of root words, prefixes, suffixes, and ancient languages to create meaningful fictitious words. An understanding of word parts is important to decipher the exact meaning of those words. Remember the ‘Locomotor!’ spell from the Harry Potter series, one of the world’s most popular series of fantasy novels. Do you know why […]