Reading help students to improve their language. It can help to widen their vocabulary. Students not only learn new words but also know how to construct better sentences ( Muhd Ekmal aka malz apiz )
Student can also get a lot of information and knowledge from books they read. It helps to broaden their minds. They can read about other countries,cultures and religions.They are a lot of subject that can be chosen such as literature,science and others.
Today student prefer to watch television and playing games to reading.Parents and teachers should encourage students to start reading by bringing them to the library and bookshops or reading to them as much as posible at a very early age.Reading is not waste of time.(ariff zafran)