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Why people read books

  1. 1. Why People Read Books?
  2. 2. We all know why people read books. Books are source of information. We can gain information or knowledge in books by reading it. If you are searching for answer about a certain thing, you can find it in a book. Because of our modern technology nowadays, people can search for answers and gain knowledge using internet, but there are still people who love reading books that surfing in the internet. One reason is that books are very handy; you can take it anywhere you go. If you spend your life reading books and you already read lots of books, you can call yourself a bookworm. When choosing a book to read, you should consider your personal interest. Do you like funny television shows or movies? You might want to read funny books or novels. If you are a beginner and you are having a hard time choosing the book that you will read. You
  3. 3. Here are some reasons Why People Read Books
  4. 4. Hobby Every individual has their own hobbies, like playing online games, watching television or movies, hanging out with friends etc. There are also people who make reading books as their hobby. As mentioned above, people want to read books because they want to gain knowledge about a certain thing or subject. There are also people who manage to read books even if it is not their hobby especially if they are searching for some answers. People who make reading books as their hobby can already called bookworms. It is still better to read books, even if it’s not your hobby.
  5. 5. School If you are still going to school, your school definitely provide books for every student. Teachers get the information that they discuss on their students from books. Schools supply books on every student so that they can study even if they are at home, they can still study. College students definitely need books in order for them to expand their knowledge about the course that they take. For example, you take an engineering course in college; you need to read books about engineering not books about nursing or other different course. Studying is one of the main reasons why people read books.
  6. 6. Vocabulary One of the best ways to expand your vocabulary is to read lots of books. When you read book, you will definitely encounter words that you don’t understand or you don’t know the meaning. You might want to know the meaning of the word that you just encounter. All you need to do is get a dictionary and search for the meaning of the word in the book that you don’t understand so that when you encounter that word again, you definitely understand it. You can also use all the difficult words that you encounter on reading books when you speak.
  7. 7. Imagination Some people don’t read books because they think it is boring. Another reason is; books are pure text and they don’t have any image and that is also the reason why people read books. When you read, you visualize the things or scenes that happen in the story. There are some books that explain the appearance of the characters so that readers will have idea on what the characters looks like. People can test and improve the power of their imagination when they read.
  8. 8. Reading Skills When you start going to school, your teachers will teach you how to read words and sentences. You can really enhance your reading skills by reading books. The more books you read the more chance of improving. Just like the saying “Practice makes perfect”, if you think that your reading skills is poor, don’t be discouraged or stop reading. You won’t improve if you don’t do anything. This is also one of the main reasons why people keep on reading books.
  9. 9. Motivation There are lots of authors nowadays that write their own story on how they tackle all the trials that came into their life. Most readers love to read stories about success, because they become motivated. In a motivational book, you will know all the things that the person does in order to become successful in life. If you want to achieve your dreams and you begin to lose hope, you should motivational books so that you won’t give up on your dreams.
  10. 10. Confusion If there are lots of questions in your mind you should read lots of books. People also read books to know the truth. For example, you are being confused if the dinosaurs are real or not. All you need to do is read lots of books about dinosaurs; you will definitely find the truth. Did you already heard of a story that is hard to believe? If you are confused, search the truth in the book. Most people won’t stop searching until their question has been answered.
  11. 11. Most people stop reading books because they choose a wrong book for them. It is very important to choose a book that you will surely like. If you are looking for a good book, check first the title to have an idea what inside the book. If you really want to make sure, read the first 2 or 3 pages of the book. You can also read the summary. If you think that the book is interesting and you think you will enjoy it; then pick it. If you are planning to buy good books online and you are searching for a good author, I recommend Peter Andrew Sacco because he is a good author and his books are all interesting.
  12. 12. Additional Tips • Find a comfortable place to read in order to read properly. • You can go into a library and ask the librarian for all the books that usually borrowed, they are surely interesting. • You can also ask your friends if they have a good book to recommend. • When you read novels, choose a genre that suits your personality. • Bring food when you read and don’t also forget to bring bookmark. • Also wear glasses especially when your sight is getting blurry.