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Did you use mnemonics to aid memory?

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Did you use mnemonics to aid memory?

Big Elephants Can't Always Use Small Exits... but they CAN help you spell 'because'
One I remember well is Every Good Boy Deserves Favours for the lines of the treble clef.

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Re: Did you use mnemonics to aid memory?

One I've used:-
Mary's Violet Eyes Make John Stand Up Nicely............Period   (but the period is questionable)
One I cannot remember ...........started All Tall Girls Cavort.............Being ...........Aries, Tarus, Gemini, Cancer ................. then the rest of the signs of the zodiac
Edit:- Any one remembr it?
And a poem
Now, a moon, a lover refulgent in flight,
Sails the black silence's loneliest ellipse

counting the number of letters in each word
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Re: Did you use mnemonics to aid memory?

Resistor colour code:
Black beetles running on your garden bring very good weather.
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Re: Did you use mnemonics to aid memory?

The resistor colour code mnemonic I learnt as as a GPO apprentice is not suitable for reproduction on the forum.  Lips are sealed
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Re: Did you use mnemonics to aid memory?

I've probably heard that one too!  Lips are sealed
I have quite a problem with the word mnemonic as I feel it is necessary to pronounce the 'm' and the 'n' at the beginning of the word and that usually causes me to go into bit of a a 'mnmnmnm' situation.
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Re: Did you use mnemonics to aid memory?

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One I remember well is Every Good Boy Deserves Favours for the lines of the treble clef.

And FACE for the spaces.
My grandfather told me it was 'Deserves Fourpence'.
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Re: Did you use mnemonics to aid memory?

Colours of the rainbow was ROYGBIV. Always remembered it Smiley
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AKA 'Richard of York gave battle in vain'
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