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    Default how to make use of newspapers.

    how to make use of newspapers.

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    Default Re: how to make use of newspapers.

    Which paper(s) do you read and how often?

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    Default Re: how to make use of newspapers.

    I'm too interested about newspapers, tell us..

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    There's a lot that you can do with newspapers. I recommend reading the comments and leaders because they do things that students are expected to do in many exams, like writing arguments. Most of us don't write a 250-word argument about something in normal life, so reading people who do it on a regular basis is a good way of getting to know the language and structure used. Also, they offer an important introduction to what that culture thinks is important; some countries, for instance, don't cover crime much, but in the UK, the papers love it. They also offer a good source of the most contemporary language usage- the words that are fashioable and important today. Try to read them critically- compare the same story in different papers and see what effect this has, etc.

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    thank you very much

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