Gotta Have A System

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harryhill
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#1

Please use this thread to describe internal systems you use for remembering things.

If you’d like, include a poll to see whether your system is common knowledge, or has helped another user.

Please see my reply for an example of this if my instructions have been at all unclear.


#2

Stalactites cling tight from the ceiling and stalagmites might reach the top one day.

  • Wow, what a great way of remembering that!
  • I already knew that.
  • I think that is ridiculous / wrong.

0 voters


#3

Antarctica is on the bottom like how ants are on the ground.

  • Wow, what a great way of remembering that!
  • I already knew that.
  • I think that is ridiculous / wrong.

0 voters


#4

Stationery (e for envelopes).

  • This is the only good thing DiS has taught me
  • Other option

0 voters


#5

Spelling ‘rhythm’

  • Rhythm Has Your Two Hips Moving
  • I’m serious as cancer

0 voters


#6

Get left and right confused? Stick out your index finger and thumb on both hands. If they spell a capital L, then that’s the left hand.

  • Wow, what a great way of remembering that!
  • I already knew that.
  • I think that is ridiculous / wrong.

0 voters


#7

Get confused by which way is west and which way is east?
Simply move clockwise around the compass using an acronym to remember the letters NESW such as Never Eat Shreddies Wheat

  • Wow, what a great way of remembering that!
  • I already knew that.
  • I think that is ridiculous / wrong.

0 voters


#8

Port is left as you wouldn’t leave any LEFT in the bottle, starboard is not Port there for right.
Its not very good but it helps me!


#9
  • Wow, what a great way of remembering that!
  • I already knew that.
  • I think that is ridiculous / wrong.

0 voters


#10

IDIOT DICKHEAD


#11

Or Naughty Elephants Squirt Water - for the more whimsical navigator


#12

The first few you posted are really very good but then it just went downhill rather rapidly I’m afraid.


#13

Don’t think I knew this


#14

Always did that as stalactite is c for ceiling, stalagmite is g for ground


#15

I combine the 2!!! Foolproof


#16

I will leave you to cast your vote accordingly.


#17

That’s what they’re called on the continent


#18

Port and left have same number of letters, starboard is the other one


#19

Roy G Biv


#20

Treble clef stave lines when starting out:

Every Good Boy Deserves Fruit

  • Fun and great way to get into the magical world of music
  • Fuck off

0 voters