Is building cards for new words part of the learning process? Aleks Lemezović June 01, 2018 11:37 Follow That's exactly right. :) And then Anki is just used to recall those newly learned cards! Related articles How will subscriptions work with ‘unsupported’ languages? Why arrange words thematically and give illustrations in the word lists? How often should I add cards to my deck? I’d like to try the mnemonic gender imagery technique. If I make separate cards for each word, how do those words get associated with each other?