For improving your English language skills, four activities are very important-Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening. Among these reading is very useful. Because it helps in the other three activities. The more you read, the more your language will improve. Not only language but your knowledge base also gets stronger by reading. For reading you have many options like novels, academic books, journals, magazines etc. but the most dynamic, powerful and informative reading material is the newspaper.
Newspaper covers a wide area. It includes local, national, international, sports entertainment news and many more. The most impactful page of a newspaper is its editorial page, where articles are published expressing the editor’s opinion on a topical issue or any innovative and interesting topic. Sometimes experts are also invited to write editorials for newspapers.
Reading Editorials plays an important role in boosting your English. First of all it enhances your vocabulary. You learn different new words. You can use these words in your writing or while speaking and create a good impression. The vocabulary which you build by reading newspaper is vast, versatile and very useful.
Editorials introduce you to good writing styles. Since editorials are written by learned and intelligent people, they use precise and meticulous words and expressions. By reading editorials for a considerable period of time, you will also be able to implement these qualities in your writing or speaking skills. Reading editorials also enhances your comprehension abilities. By reading opinions of others you are able to form your own ideas and thoughts and moreover you get efficient in expressing them in English.