Speed reader or need to use your finger?

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  1. [h=2]You read 415 words per minute.
    That makes you 66% faster than the national average.[/h]
  2. Tip: It gets easier every time.
  3. I'm interested in learning to speed read, however, if I read porngraphic books, will it lead to premature ejaculation?????????????
  4. You're not supposed to "read" stick books.
  5. You read 1,463 words per minute.
    That makes you 485% faster than the national average.

    The thing is, I actually do read that fast. I will 'do' a page in most books in anywhere between 8-10 seconds. My wife hates it, when I'm sat with her & I'm reading she likens it to someone screwing up sheets of paper for hours on end (I am no longer allowed to read in bed.......). I can easily finish a couple of novels in a night. Funnily enough, our house is full (and I mean full) of books.
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  7. You read 397 words per minute.
    That makes you 59% fasterthan the national average.
  8. 314 26% faster than average, no fingers involved, just had to read it 3 times to get the questions right :)
  9. Goatman

    Goatman LE Book Reviewer

    First time , one time;

    ( yeah well, I recognised the extract...good book, well worth a ...uh...read ! )
  10. TheIronDuke

    TheIronDuke LE Book Reviewer

    You see you lot? You see this? This is you this is.


    3% above average. The finer things in life deserve to be savoured slowly.