The Ziegarnik Effect: Why you should never just ‘study’ or ‘revise’

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Have you ever said to yourself “I really need to study” or “I need to start revising” and days or weeks later you still hadn’t started but it had been weighing heavily on your mind all that time?
The problem with telling yourself to study or revise is that these tasks are too vague and they have no end point to them. […]