Reading books is better than watching TV
The appearance of book is thousands of years earlier than the invention of TV. And they didn’t disappear these years show they’re both valuable and they have their own advantages. However, I think reading books is better than watching TV in most ways.
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
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
Giving someone literacy skills is rather like teaching a person to drive and then giving them only a few drops of petrol to practice with - the machine is perfect and the driving skill has been acquired but it is not yet an automatic skill because there has not been enough practice.
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
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
Most people think of Ben Franklin as a patriot but that is not the only legacy he gave to our country. He was a scientist, inventor, and statesman. It is hard to believe that such a genius received little professional schooling. As a child Franklin attended school for one year. He loved to read
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
The Importance of Reading
September 1st 2012
People are living in a world where new technological advances have replaced the desire to read. Reading, in my opinion, has become less important to many adults and children. Some children and teenagers prefer to watch a movie or playing video games i
What Teenager Do For A Hobby?
Teenagers use a lot of their time for hobbies. There are many types of characters in teens. So every teenager has different interests and hobbies. For example sports, collecting some things like marks, stamps and labels, reading books, writing, and cooking.
The Joy of Reading, or,
What Reading Really Means to Me
When I was first asked to make this short speech, I was struck by the title “What Reading Means to Me.” My knee-jerk reaction was “What doesn’t reading mean to me?” As a professional librarian, I thought
1. The more books children read, the faster their vocabulary is expanded. Books help them to learn new words and new ways of using the words that they already know. This accelerates preschool child development, and also improves their soft skills in the long run.
2. Reading books to children at be
How often have we heard other people saying that they have no time for reading? This is a mere excuse. In actual words, they are implying that they have lost the urge to educate themselves by keeping abreast with the current trends of thought like science and technology. This trend can be seen in ma
Marketing Management – I
Literature Review for the topic “Reading Habits of Executives”
Section : F
Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow
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Symbols and Meanings
What is a symbol? A symbol is basically something that represents something else. Much like our names, for instance, Alex Solis represents who I am; much like the word pig represents an animal with a curly tail, pink coat, and a slimy snout that snorts. I asked my three year o
(Pleasures of books reading, or how I spend my leisure time)
2. Different kinds of hobbies
3. My hobby-book reading
4. Pleasures of book reading
i. Illuminates ii. Gives knowledge iii. Treasure of wisdom and wise suggestions iv. A
Ever since I was a young boy I have been very outgoing. Always seeking the enjoyment conversation brings. I have always been able to talk to anyone at anytime about anything without hesitation. It’s almost as if I was never exposed to the fear of embarrassment and the nervousness that accompanie
READING AS A TOOL FOR QUALITY EDUCATION IN NIGERIA
Shidi, Hungwa and Digitemie-Batubo, Beleudaara
Department of Library and Information Science
University of Nigeria, Nsukka
A paper presented at a one day seminar organised by Nigerian Library Association, Benue State Chapter at Ben
‘Hobby is something that one likes to do in one's spare time. The Oxford Dictionary defines hobby as a favorite activity that a person does for pleasure and not as his or her regular business. In short, hobby is one's favorite pastime.
Hobby is not an inborn inclination. It is deve
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
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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
The mentality of a volunteer coach becomes important to the success of a sport for several reasons. First, a coach must be able to relate to the players, gain their respect, and most important, earn a players trust. Second, a coach must be able to teach excellent fundamentals
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
The bookstore is the place where people go to buy books and magazines. On the first day of our school day we went to bookstore for our field trip. The bookstore that we just went to on our field trip is a big and new building. When I just step by the gate I can felt that door is really heavy, and
In order to be a successful writer in life a person needs to be able to understand information and read. Writing a book may seem like a huge task but it’s just a reasonable thing to think. Intelligence and skill is needed but many people just free write. Brainstorming and note taking are very reas
Sulin Chowdhury Eng 1A Mrs. J. Johnson 06/10/08 A Day without TV `Deprivation, emptiness and misery would probably what a day without TV beenlike if one had nothing to do. Luckily, I was one of the few fortunate ones who did this experiment on a day that followed a busy schedule. Still, this ex
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
During the Progressive Era, it was a vast increase of population in cities, immigration, and industrial labor. Although the era created a movement of change in the economy and the market, there were many social problems that affected many women. With that, woman played a major role in t