When beginning to practice speed-reading
the first micro-skill one needs to use is
“Counting one’s present reading-speed”.
The possibly “up-front” guidance for this is
‘good and future-helpful
for such practicing”.
although firstly scoring 125 words per minute
attributes some of this
to using both an eraser-ended pencil and a four-coloured pen
to quickly margin-mark
even at the first
[PS His book is The Divide by LSE Professor Hickel.]