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Semantic Elaboration and  Imagery
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Imagery Semantic Elaboration Individual representations are integrated into an  episode For example, word pair is elaborated into linking  sentence. The CAR hit the TREE. Visual Imagery Individual representations are integrated into a  visual-spatial structural description
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Linking Sentences 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 Percent Recall Study Generate compared the effect of reading  a linking sentence to  generating one for oneself on  cued recall. Yoked control subjects  studied  the linking sentences  generated by one of the  experimental subjects .
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Semantic Elaboration Many more items are learned from lists of  items organized by category than from  randomly organized lists. More generally, memory is a function of  comprehension  Bransford & Johnson (1972)
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