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How to focus on studies?

Asked by S. Barnes, Last updated: Jan 16, 2020

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Anika Nicole

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Anika Nicole, Wordsmith, PG In Journalism, New York

Answered Nov 08, 2019

Today, students are finding it difficult to focus on their studies not because they don't know the importance of education, but because they are being distracted by a lot of things. Three things are needed if you truly want to focus on your studies, and they are; commitment, consistency, and motivation. These three factors are needed to compliment your efforts in your studies.

There are other things you still need to be doing. Initially, you need to set a timetable for yourself. Students attend different classes per day; setting an appropriate timetable will help you with your reading. It is advisable not to be using more than an hour on a subject so that you won't get bored easily. Spend little time on other things. You shouldn't spend the whole day reading; in fact, this will make you get tired easily. Attend to other things; play with friends, sleep if you want. After this period, go back to your book and remind yourself about the things you have read earlier. Once you notice a level of progress, you need to reward yourself as this is going to serve as your motivation.


Christopher McKelvey

I am fluent in Spanish and have experience in working and communicating with native speakers and I’ve also worked as a translator at various meetings.

Christopher McKelvey, Writer, native speakers, Tigard, OR 97223

Answered Nov 27, 2019

  • Try to get rid of unnecessary thoughts.
  • Try to start your studies in the morning, as this is the most productive time.
  • Try to decide on the most interesting topics to study.
  • Contact your online tutor for help.



Answered Nov 25, 2019

Stay Focused by following these points:

  1. Make a timetable. ...
  2. Set aside time to worry or think about other things. ...
  3. Switch up how you learn. ...
  4. Reward yourself. ...
  5. Backtrack, if need be. ...
  6. Make studying more active. ...
  7. Make notes on the concepts, characters, plots, or events described. ...
  8. Get on the Internet, and then get right back off after your break.

F. Lopez

F. Lopez

Answered Aug 21, 2019

There are a few things that you can do that may work for you. One is to find the right space where you are going to study. It should be in a place wherein you will not get distracted. The more distracted you become, the harder it will be for you to work. You can also make an effort to create a study plan.

What are the things that you will study for a certain period? The more that you know, the better that you will be able to push through with your plan. If there are some things that you do not understand about what you are studying, now is the time for you to learn what the more simplified terms are. This will make it easier for you to understand everything.


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