Advantages And Disadvantages Of Reading English

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Richard Hanley reported on the various challenges that facing children learning to read respectively in Welsh and English. In 2003, the results of an overall investigation of written word admission skills at the end of first grade in Fourteen’s different European countries. Therefore, the results proved that children who were learning to read English complete far worse than the children of any other nationality at reading both real words and non-words with identical structure to real words. Whilst children from most of the Fourteen countries read over Ninety percent of real words exactly, the children learning to read English was valid on only Thirty-Four percent. The next lowest score was Seventy One percent of words read correctly by children from Denmark. This essay will discuss the challenges that face to children’s English learning.

The English writing system, in common with all European and American languages, English utilize an alphabetic writing system in which letters exemplify the spoken sounds of words. The smallest unit of sound that can
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Consequently, congealed spelling and spellings of imported words are altered to guarantee that they are symmetrical with the letter-sound rules of the obvious orthographies. Therefore, there are some advantages of English is not having a completely regular orthography. For instance, versed readers of English can differentiate the meaning of homophones such as colonel and kernel directly from their written form. In an obvious orthography, they would be spelled the same way. The disadvantages of a vague orthography are the existence of many irregular words whose pronunciation cannot be foretold from their spelling. Furthermore, many frequent and early-gained English words are
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