refresh (one's) memory

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refresh (one's) memory

To remind one (about something); to help one to recall something. I'm sorry, I don't remember our discussion about that. You'll have to refresh my memory. You don't remember how much? Allow me to refresh your memory. You owe me $300.
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reˌfresh somebody’s/your ˈmemory

remind somebody/yourself of something that you have forgotten: Refresh my memory, will you? How many children has he got?Before I interviewed Ms Waters, I read her book again just to refresh my memory.
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For seasoned local treasurers, it is an opportunity for them to revisit the manual and refresh their memory on the fiscal guidelines and principles.
The book can also serves as a handy reference for professional physicists who want to refresh their memory of a certain area or look up one equation or solution without having to wade through an entire mathematics textbook.
Graduate students and researchers could also use the book to refresh their memory or catch up with recent developments.
This two-day back-to-basics intensive course for professionals, senior executives and entrepreneurs will help them refresh their memory and resharpen their skills to master the world's language for business.