Previously you’ve seen my Tone Couplet Method, a mnemonic system for remembering the tones of words in Mandarin Chinese (or any language with four tones). Using the Mnemonic major system, this quick guide shows you how to have some more freedom with your made-up stories to make them even more fun!
A mnemonic, or memory tool, is one of the best ways to hack your language learning. But you shouldn’t use mnemonics all the time. Instead, make better use of your time by gradating your use of mnemonics to the difficulty of the item you want to remember.