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Books are great because they let you live in another world. You can become a different person and go anywhere and do anything.

Books are also great because they help you learn things. If you want to learn about animals or space or the ocean, books are where you can find that information.

Books also make you smarter! Reading helps your brain grow and makes it even better at learning new things.


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  • read (verb)
  • interesting (adjective)
  • find out (phrasal verb)
  • personally (adverb)
  • boring (adjective)
  • learn (verb)
  • easily (adverb)

Let's Talk!

Try and have a conversation for 2-3 minutes answering the following question.
Do you like reading books?

Additional Questions

Keep the conversation going with these follow questions related to Books
  • What was the last book you read?
  • How often do you read?
  • Did you read a lot when you were young?
  • Do you find reading easy or difficult?
  • What is your favourite book?
  • Are you reading a book at the moment?
  • When is your favourite time of the day to read?
  • DO you prefer to read fiction or non-fiction?

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