In recent years, research into the benefits of reading has shown us that reading helps to improve focus, concentration and memory. But what many have known all along about reading is arguably more important than facts and figures: it is that reading helps us to discover and create ourselves. More than this, reading opens our minds to new concepts, therefore naturally building a more empathetic perspective
Reading Studies show that reading for pleasure makes a big difference to children’s educational performance. Children who love to read every day not only perform better in reading tests than those who don’t, but also develop a broader vocabulary, increased general knowledge and a better understanding of other cultures (Pearson, 2017). Many people have been curious or have wondered for now and in the past about why reading is important, it is important in many kinds of reasons. By reading, it could develops our mind, develops the creative side of people and develops our imagination, besides, reading is fundamental to functioning in today’s society, it is a vital skill in finding a good job, and it discovers new things. Reading is so important because it develops our mind.
By selecting their own choices in books for leisure reading, readers enjoy their schooling years more and also better academic results because of their increased knowledge. Therefore, in chain effect, leisure reading improves readers’ academic result because they have wider general knowledge. (Nippold, Duthie, & Larsen, 2005). With high self-confidence, readers generally can foster good relationship with other people, be independent and able to interact with society too (Rizopoulos & Wolpert, 2004). A true reader does not simply be able to read words.
Reading literature can lower stress levels, promote critical thinking, and increases success in all other subjects. Reading has always been a great way to escape the real world. Picking up an old book conjures feelings of warmth and familiarity, it in some ways feels like catching up with an old friend. At the same time, new books are magical and exciting as they feel like you’re discovering a new, unexplored world. In my experience, the best part about reading literature has always been reflecting on what I read after I read it, as often I find that I’ve learned much more than I first imagined I could from the reading.
Everyone knows that reading is important, but have you ever asked yourself why is that so? Reading is one of the most beneficial and practical activities that a human being can do. Unfortunately it is a disappointment that people these days read less. As we know, books were the main source of entertainment centuries ago, but with the widespread of technological advances such as the cinema, television, internet, among others, many people left their books on the bookshelf. The purpose of this speech is to present the benefits and the importance of reading.
Reading is not just reading books because someone tells you to, it is the key to learning, and creating a mental picture of the world around us. Being able to read provides me with opportunities for a better future. My mom made learning to read exciting and instilled in me the possibilities that awaited me through learning to read. She allowed me to develop a love and understanding beyond my young
• Practice • The more you read, the better a reader you will become. You will soon find that practice will really boost your reading effectiveness and efficiency boost. Don't forget to pace yourself. Acquiring any worthwhile skill can take time and it is better that you take frequent breaks with regular practice. • Enjoy it • Enjoying what you read is a great way to develop your skills faster and naturally, the more you enjoy it the more you will do
EXTENSIVE READING AND TESOL 1.0 INTRODUCTION Reading is one of the four major important skills that we are required to master in the process of learning English Language in schools or other institutions. Reading has always been a crucial area in language acquisition. Reading is one of the most important skills other than listening, speaking and writing skills. In this digital age, reading is losing its fame due to the technological advancements and sophisticated gadgets like internet and smart phones. The ‘digital natives’ or the students of the 21st century considers reading as a laborious and time-consuming process.
Reading is indispensable to any forms of learning. It is the most vital communication tools. It can strengthen vocabulary and grammar mastery. Students learn how spoken and written languages relate to each other as they learn to read. Reading has become a primary vehicle for target language input (Han & Anderson, 2009).
Table, Graph, Conclusion and Compiling By Hareem Adeel INRODUCTION: "One of the greatest gifts adults can give—to their offspring and to their society—is to read to children. "- Carl Sagan. "Whenever you read a good book, somewhere in the world a door opens to allow in more light." -Vera Nazarian The quotes mentioned above explain how important book reading is in an individual 's life. This research is based on the importance of book reading, how people still like reading books and how they would put a stop to their other activities in order to read their favorite book.