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Do you enjoy reading? Books are important in our daily (1)______________. Reading is not only an interesting (2)______________ but also a useful one as it provides us (3)______________ knowledge and information. Through reading, we can get to know many things, including how people in other parts of the world live.
We can also improve the (4)______________ of our language through reading. Most students acknowledge that reading can widen their vocabulary and (5)______________ them to write compositions (6)______________ effectively. They are thus able to express (7)______________ better.
Besides empowering us to be effective writers, reading also enables us to pass our leisure (8)______________ meaningfully. By reading books, magazines and newspapers, we can increase our general knowledge and (9)______________ up with the current affairs.
However, we must read widely. Reading only newspapers and magazines (10)______________ not enough as they do not provide adequate information and details. There are all (11)______________ of books on different subjects and of various interests. It is therefore important that all of us (12)______________ full use of the books that are available in public (13)______________.
It is good to cultivate the (14)______________ of reading. It is never too (15)______________ to start. You can begin today.
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