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Synonyms for rote learning

memorization by repetition

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But the boys who attended those classes learnt far more thanthe hapless pupils oftoday who are forced to learn by rote and are confined to a tight and uninspiring curriculum.
A reduced percentage of the population is identified with rote learning characteristics, on the one hand, and of inductive reasoning by another one, that is to say, the capacity to learn by rote with the capacity to make general conclusions from certain data.
I refuse to learn by rote, I forget the greatest poem is the
Aa He added that the time has come to start teaching children as young as six months, in a way that keeps them interested and engaged, not like in the days when he went to school and was required to learn by rote.
The students' fingers have become slightly coordinated--they can at least play one note at a time--and they learn by rote or by using simple music notation.