Read method

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Read method a method of natural childbirth that assumes it is a normal process and that the pain is largely psychological; involves education and breathing exercises to foster relaxation and other exercises
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Quotations

  • James Thurber
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    “I always begin at the left with the opening word of the sentence and read toward the right and I recommend this method.”

Usage

In literature:

The best method for filing newspapers for current reading is a vexed question in libraries.
"A Book for All Readers" by Ainsworth Rand Spofford
Let me insist, strongly, on the importance of this method of reading.
"The Young Man's Guide" by William A. Alcott
Through forty years of will-reading his method of procedure had always been the same.
"Once a Week" by Alan Alexander Milne
It reminds me of what I have read of Flaubert's methods.
"In the Mist of the Mountains" by Ethel Turner
The story of Methodism in Newfoundland, reads like a bit of romance.
"William Black" by John Maclean
I shall use our own method of reckoning in my writing; but this fact should be known to all who read or study art.
"A History of Art for Beginners and Students: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture" by Clara Erskine Clement
Very numerous methods have been suggested whereby memory may be assisted and the assimilation of our reading proceed without indigestion.
"The Private Library" by Arthur L. Humphreys
Upon these simple rules our method of teaching to read has been founded.
"Practical Education, Volume I" by Maria Edgeworth
They all cling fondly to their own method of writing and reading.
"The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898 - Volume 40 of 55" by Francisco Colin
Much attention is paid to finding out the best methods of teaching children to read.
"Émile" by Jean Jacques Rousseau
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In poetry:

Now, when I read of Party Government, *
Its wrangles, lies, and methods most unfair,
I calmly step outside my tenement *
And shoot another arrow in the air.
"A Fair Risk" by C J Dennis

In news:

Lenny Sanchez, a professor of reading methods at Indiana University's School of Education in Bloomington, Indiana, warns that reading is not only about decoding, or deciphering the letters into fluid sounds to make words.
One effective method for learning to write palindromes is to read palindromes back and forth (with a reversible eye, as it were).
Upon reading dismal statistics about high incidents of medical mistakes, a small hospital in Mississippi is changing their methods.
Featuring a patent-pending tuning fork vibration method, the SV-10 viscometer from A&D Weighing offers a one percent accuracy reading (full range) and a viscosity range of 0.3 cP to 10,000 cP without the need to change sensor plates.
Graham Cracker Crust Makes 1 pie Ingredients: 1 2/3 c whole-wheat graham crackers, crumbled ½ tsp ground cinnamon 7-8 tbsp unsweetened applesauce Method: 1 – Preheat oven to 350 F. Read entire article.
Whenever a customer brings in a coat with a care label that reads "Clean by Pile Method," I've sent it out for processing.
A tape recording method that uses a spinning read/write head and diagonal tracks.
After reading this, you will be well versed in the tools, principles and must-know methods for implementing strategic thought into your organizations.
Now Melissa Block reads some recommendations from listeners for methods of easing the sniffles.
Read on to see how different methods helped these one of a kind products achieve the same goal: consumer acceptance and sales.
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In science:

StudentData – java implemented data class that stores student attributes and provides method to read and store student data.
Thin Client Web-Based Campus Information Systems for Fiji National University
Measurements: All measurements are read back into the classical part via the two methods getObsDist() and getObs().
QuECT: A New Quantum Programming Paradigm
Presumably, if we can obtain an explicit expression for this function then we can read off the asymptotics of ρd (n), which is the coefficient of z n in Ld (z /2d), via the usual methods of singularity analysis of generating functions.
Three lectures on free probability
All these methods have been fully developed in the case of Pfaffian and Read-Rezayi states, where they have been instrumental for obtaining several physical results.
Composite Fermion Wavefunctions Derived by Conformal Field Theory
For these point process applications, we give an alternative coupling method with which read-once CFTP may be efficiently used.
How to Couple from the Past Using a Read-Once Source of Randomness
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