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Re: Why do you like reading?

Post by richglow247+ » 09 Jul 2018, 10:36

There's a mystery behind words. It's amazing how a group of words stringed together can make you informed, entertained, love, hate, etc. I read because it opens my mind to a world of possibilities.

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Post by russel_ruth » 10 Jul 2018, 04:53

Stories~ such an insightful little things
No doubt about the joy that they bring

Books always brighten up my day, the message they try to convey. I like to read, its the knowledge that they breed. The emotions that they show, the plots that certainly flow.

Reading is an amazing past time <3

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Post by lwanja » 10 Jul 2018, 08:13

It's interesting how books open up your imagination. The imagery that comes whenever you read a book is without limits and that is why i love reading books. Books tend to channel your creative energy and get you in the mind of the author.

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Post by Tcaudill » 10 Jul 2018, 13:26

I like to read some things just to get an idea about what it's about. Then there is reading to see if i'm interested. Mostly then I will finish the book. I like the characters that portray something that I would love to do and can't. Go places I can never go.

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Post by Ogechioma » 10 Jul 2018, 23:14

Reading is all about impartation in ones life.........

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Post by chelhack » 12 Jul 2018, 09:01

I like reading because it's like an escape. I or at least my mind is there in the book visualizing what it is the author is saying or what point he or she is trying to make. I have enjoyed reading ever since I was a child in elementary school. Through, reading I can become more knowledge in certain areas or I can live in a fantasy world.
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Post by efa2009 » 13 Jul 2018, 07:33

I like the escape it gives me from the hectic demands of life

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Post by garima597 » 14 Jul 2018, 07:09

I like reading because it is so much better than watching as a good books takes me to a whole new world of imagination. Besides providing knowledge, reading a book helps me to escape from the real world.
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Post by Ksharmilla » 14 Jul 2018, 19:22

Reading takes me into a whole different world where I can escape. There are so many characters with their own dreams and it feels so real sometimes. Because for you it is real
Just because it's happening inside your head, doesn't mean it isn't real.
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Post by juliamenez » 14 Jul 2018, 22:53

Back in college, I studied abroad in China and didn't really spend much time learning how to read Chinese characters. The struggle of not being able to read anything really gave me an appreciation for literacy... not only for being able to read all of the great books we have access to here, but even being able to read simple things like menus and street signs is something I don't take for granted anymore!

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Post by samiam013 » 15 Jul 2018, 12:32

Reading to me is an escape from the real world for a while. Getting lost in another place and time for a short while is indeed a lovely way to spend my free time.
"Books give a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and life to everything". (Plato) :reading-7:

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Post by Janthon567 » 17 Jul 2018, 10:20

A good movie or book makes you see and hear things from someone else’s perspective, a good book can make you think like someone else. It gives you a glimpse inside the head of a character or even the author.

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Post by OloladeO » 17 Jul 2018, 10:25

sleepydumpling wrote:
19 Aug 2007, 21:58
I read for two reasons...

1) To escape. I love being transported to another time or place. I love that feeling of seeing or doing or experiencing something different.

2) To see things from a different perspective. I love a book that makes me think and shows me things from other people's perspectives.
I agree with this post. It certainly helps you escape reality and opens up your imagination.

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Post by Awesome26 » 17 Jul 2018, 23:12

I love to read because I. Can take my self to a whole new world reading makes me forget my stress for a bit and helps me relax

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Post by Kuuvengsare » 17 Jul 2018, 23:21

Reading will help me to acquire knowledge.

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