What is the use of Infographics ?
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em 19 de Setembro de 2018
Whenever learners are studying new words and teachers are explaining new vocabulary in any foreign language, visual aids can be of great help to consolidate the words and make learners understand them easily through pictures, charts, and diagrams too.
Macmillan Dictionary online provides learners with infographics that are not only colorful and clear. They are updated and based on themes or special events which can really help learners to remember the new words and their relationships in different contexts through visual content strategies.
Do you know why these infographics can be so valuable and useful for learners and teachers? How do you feel when the new words cannot be understood after reading their long definitions in dictionaries or after listening to your teacher's oral explanations about the new vocabulary in a text?
Well, according to some studies, 80% of the information that comes to the brain is visual. An average person remembers only up to 20% of what h/she has read vs 85% of what s/he has seen. Four out of Five people are visual learners.75% believe visual data to be more convincing. Infographics and visual aids can make boring data/information spectacular. Visual information is 6,000 times faster to process as well. Then, if you have the chance of checking infographics while you are studying English do not waste time.Click on the links below to check all the information you have just read looking at the infographics. What's your opinion about them?
Now take a look at these infographics below. Do you like them? Can you get a clear picture of what their messages are?