A simple but astonishingly helpful ‘exercise’ I use during initial passage study is what I call 20 observations. The idea is simple. Take one verse of the text at a time and force yourself to make at least 20 observations of each verse, soley from the text.Click Here for the Rest and an example
This looks like something worth doing, it looks like it will take a lot of time, but the gain will be sweet in it!
Props: Pure Church