Study Says Reading Fiction Helps Us Understand Others

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If you loved reading stories when you were in school, here's some good news! Research from the US says that reading fiction, especially serious stories, can help you understand the world better and see things from different perspectives. Literary fiction, which includes stories about people's lives and important social issues, is considered especially helpful. The researchers found that people who read such stories when they were younger tend to have a more open mind, are wiser in life, and understand things better.


1- What does the research from the US say about reading fiction?

2- What type of stories does the research suggest is especially helpful?

3- According to the study, what do people who read more literary fiction when they were younger tend to have?


You have completed the comprehension questions. 

Parts of this lesson are based on: An article Engoo Daily News.