4. ‘Reading is a dying hobby in this multimedia age.’ Is this true?
Reading as a pastime has been likened to an endangered animal facing extinction from the threat of the poachers — in this case, the multimedia age. It has been said that reading as a hobby is gradually losing its appeal as op
It is quite clear from the title that this thread deals with reading as a hobby. Actually, I was the thread-starter. I wanted to discuss reading with people who simply can’t do without it. I wanted to speak about beneficial effects of reading. And that is why I have called it "Advantages of readin
My hobby is reading. I read story books, magazines, newspapers and any kind of material that I find interesting.
This hobby got started when I was a little boy. I had always wanted my parents to read fairy tales and other stories to me. Soon they got fed up and tired of having to
My hobby is stamp colleting. When I was still only a baby, my mother began to collect for me. Of course, she did not let me touch the stamps until I was old enough not to spoil them. I remember that it was on my fifteenth birthday that she first put them into my hands. They were in four fat books, b
Books have always had more of an impact on people then films have ever had. The book Flowers for Algernon is written by Daniel Keys and is an excellent piece of work. A movie quite similar to the book is Awakenings, directed by Penny Marshall. They are both original and are about a human experiment.
The Target Audiences of Oprah’s Book Club
Oprah’s Book Club has become the most popular and influential literary discussion since its creation in 1996. Oprah was able to encourage change throughout America by promoting literacy through her talk show. Ted Striphas explores the cultu
My love of reading and my hatred of writing is an omnipresent force that haunts and delights me daily. One of my favorite moments in life is when you reading the final paragraph of a great book. Completion comes, you close the book, breathe out a sigh of contentment as you hug it to your
A hobby is not a profession. It is an activity that we do for fun and interest. Different people have different interests. So, they do have different hobbies. My hobby is reading. I read books that interest me, such as story books, magazines, newspapers etc.
I developed th
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Survey report of hobby.
1. A survey of Hobby was carried out in all students form four Ikhlas to find out what they routine life, how often they do these hobby and the reasons for doing so. A questionnaire was distributed to the students whereby they had to tick their choices.
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Book to movie comparison.
There are a number of differences between the book and the movie but we are just going to focus on one category now, the feelings and inside information that is not seen in the movie. For instance in the fight between Count Dooku and Anaki
Escapism is a way of refocusing one’s attention on things pleasant or enjoyable, as opposed to the hard realities of the everyday world. Escape is a very real aspect of the Wingfield family. Here I have identified 11 situations where escapism is seen in the book The Glass Menagerie. All these sit
My Favourite Hobby
My favourite hobby is reading. I enjoy reading a book when I am free. I
started to do it when I was four years old. I was happy
when I read a story with a happy ending. I was thrilled when I read a detective story.
I enjoy reading because I like to explore the imaginative worl
Marketing Management – I
Literature Review for the topic “Reading Habits of Executives”
Section : F
Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow
In today’s I
Reading is a necessity for some people and a hobby for others, but either way it is something that we start to take for granted as adults, forgetting that there was once a time when we couldn't read. The sad fact is that for many adults, this is still the case. They lose out on the joys and the bene
My empty bed is my greatest temptation
To a child reading could be a good friend. It will accompany him/her in different places, it will teach him lessons, and it shows him what life is, and how tough it can be. As one grows older one grows closer to reading, too. It accompanies you in every test t
Dracula Book Analysis
Bram Stoker’s Dracula is a Gothic novel it was first published in 1897. Bram Stoker’s Dracula consists of 316 pages, made into 27 chapters. Dracula is based in approximately late 1700’s and early 1800’s. The book’s main settings are in two places London and Transylv
My favourite book.
For years, teachers and parents have been worried about comics, the cinema, television, and now the Internet. They all stop children reading, they say. However, it now seems that children are reading more than ever. Reading habits have changed, because there is now lots of
Fish! Book Report
1. What are the four big ideas in the book?
a. The first idea Lonnie presented to Mary Jane was choosing your attitude. Moreover Lonnie stated “There is always a choice about the way you do your work, even if there is not a choice about the work itself.” Choosing your a
Section One: Characteristics and Behaviors
Jason is currently a third grade student at Snyder Elementary. Prior to Jason attending Snyder Elementary, and identified eligible for Special Education Service as a student with Emotional Behavior Disability and diagnosed with ADHD, at age two ye
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My hobby is reading books especially Harry Potter's book.Of course i make the book as one of my favourite books.It is because the plot is really interesting and the story full of magic.Beside that, all of the characters are very interesting especially Harry Potter and Hermione Granger.The character
The Book and the movie The Godfather have their similarities and differences. The Godfather novel is the best selling phenomenon, a classic of our time, it was written before the movie came out, approximately 30 years ago. At first glance, the book and the movie appear the same. Upon further invest
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What is book retailing?
Book retailing is basically selling of books through multiple channels like bricks and mortar stores and internet and catering to the needs of the customers.
Book retailing market is about 3500 crores in India and is estimated to be growing at the rate of 15%
Did you know 15% percent of all American children are dyslexic?
Audience, classmates and fellow members of the jury my name is Javier de Luna and I’m going to talk about Reading as a hobby
Reading is one of the most helpful hobbies of all.
Sharpens ones comprehension.
Nowadays,watching television has become a more valuable mean in learning skills than reading books; in other fields of learning, however, I disagree that the watching television has a equal value with reading books; on the contrary, reading books is still much more important than watching television
READING HABITS OF MALAYSIAN EXECUTIVES
This study was undertaken to examine the reading habits and
interests of urban working professionals, executives and
managers in the Klang Valley. With an overall insight into the
reading behaviour of this group, it is greatly hoped that ther
The main characters in this story are, Bobby Pendragon, Spader, and of coarse, Uncle Press. Bobby Pendragon is now the complete opposite of a fairly normal fourteen-year-old high school student. He travels from territory to territory saving them as they come to a huge breaking point. He also trav
SURVEY ON READING HABITS OF STUDENTS IN THE FACULTY OF
COGNITIVE SCIENCES AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
UNIVERSITI MALAYSIA SARAWAK (UNIMAS)
EDINA ANAK LANYING