Reading comprehension is a necessary skill for all ESL learners. It’s one of the sub-skills in almost any English test. With Daily English lesson, we make it much easier here for you learning and practicing English reading skill with our online English reading lessons.
Reading Comprehension Skill
Reading comprehension is also an important part when you take an English test. Our Reading comprehension mini test can help you to improve vocabulary, grammar, and logical thought ability.
There are some tips for you to improve reading skills:
– Practice the reading skill every day. Read different types of materials to improve your vocabulary.
– Take note all new words and learn them.
– Answer all the questions when you read.
– After answer all the questions. Check the key and read the passage again to find out the mistake you have faced and deeply understand the passage you have read.
Practice reading techniques
These are some good techniques for reading practice: scanning, skimming, intensive and extensive reading.
+ Scanning: You try to find a particular piece of information. You read from top to down of the text quickly to find the specific information you need to answer questions.
+ Skimming: You try to gather the most important information as quickly as possible. You read from top to down of the text quickly and note important information.
+ Intensive reading: You try to find the details of a specific information. Example question: What does “intensive” in line 5 mean?
+ Extensive reading: You try to find general information of a passage. Example question: What is the best title for this passage?
Reading comprehension practices
At dailyenglishlesson.com, we post new reading practice exercise every day that help you practice your reading skill. There are questions and/or exercise after each passage. There are also vocabulary learning section for you learning new words.