How many a man has dated a new era in his life from the reading of a book!
to select our reading? As the nobleman of cultivated taste surrounds himself with whatever conduces to his culture -- genius -- learning -- wit -- books -- paintings -- statuary -- music -- philosophical instruments, and the like; so let the village do -- not stop short at a pedagogue, a parson, a sexton, a parish library, and three selectmen, because our Pilgrim forefathers got through a cold winter once on a bleak rock with these.
It had been arranged in the morning that I should bring the boat up to three miles above Reading
. Well, here we were, ten miles above Reading
I shrank from reading some of the latter part of it.
'I shall go on with my reading, Henry--and see what justification there may be for that confident conclusion of yours.'
While growing up, the importance of reading
is often relayed to us in an almost sanctimonious way, therefore, the message that seems to stick with most is that reading
is a chore that is engaged in with a very clear end in mind: to pass exams.
AJOHN JERRIM, professor of Education at the University College London Institute of Education, has just led a study into the reading
skills of teenagers.
ACCORDING to the Oxford learner's dictionary, the term reading
is 'the act of somebody who read or the action or skill of reading
written or printed matter silently or aloud'.
Sunday marked the third year that Cambodia celebrated National Reading
Comprehensible and Compelling: The Causes and Effects of Free Voluntary Reading
. Libraries Unlimited/ABC-CLIO, November 2017.106p.
comprehension and fluency issues are the most significant challenges facing adult, developmental reading
students in community colleges.