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    quiet reading

    'quiet reading' means reading by heart without making a sound. Am I right?

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    Re: quiet reading

    I would say that quiet reading is the opposite of reading out loud.
    Quiet reading = read silently to yourself.

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    Re: quiet reading

    It could also refer to the setting. If someone told me they planned on doing some quiet reading this weekend, I wold figure they would curl up next to a roaring fire and enjoy a nice book. The scene is quiet. No TV blaring, no kids screaming, etc..

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    Re: quiet reading

    I might think someone was going to the library to do some quiet reading.

    We don't call it "reading by heart", by the way. Perhaps "reading in your head".

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