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orna-b-raz's picture
Feb.18.2013
I have been teaching EFl to college age students in Israel since 1995. In my country children study English for about 8 years and have a matriculation examination at the end of 12th grade. Yet many  students still have problems reading and comprehending even a simple text. Often when I ask my...
dale-estey's picture
Oct.15.2011
    How a Modern Baby Thinks about Reading   By Jason Boog   The one-year-old reader in the video embedded above gives publishers a glimpse of future readership–the baby can’t understand why a print magazine doesn’t have all the digital functionality of an iPad app. YouTube...
farzana-versey's picture
Nov.03.2008
Once, when I discovered some people finding it difficult to comprehend a poem I had written, it set me thinking. At that time a line had come to mind: His shadow loomed over my naked body.What could this mean? Several things, mainly the obvious. But for me it was a simple reality...I was in the...
michael-boehm's picture
Jun.30.2008
Newspapers across the country are cutting their book review sections.  It's only a matter of time before they disappear entirely.  That, combined with the closing of long-established, respected independent bookstores points to a sea change in the reading habits of America today.  The average...
michael-boehm's picture
Jun.30.2008
Newspapers across the country are cutting their book review sections.  It's only a matter of time before they disappear entirely.  That, combined with the closing of long-established, respected independent bookstores points to a sea change in the reading habits of America today.  The average...