Realizing the importance of reading will make someonemotivated to read. When we know that something is veryimportant because it can give us valuable information, wewill try to get or do the thing. For example, a businessmanwho always follows latest information or news, will knowwhat to do in his/ her business. He will make a good decisionto make a transaction. Most people in all developedcountries have realized the importance or reading and theyhave good reading habits. In bus and train stations, vehicles,waiting rooms, parks, people like reading. They enjoyreading which gives them valuable knowledge andinspiration.A good understanding toward the importance of reading canbe achieved by well organized and effective campaign. Toplant an understanding in a generation’s minds is not aneasy job. It needs a hard work from all components of thenation, especially the government. A serious campaignwhich is organized by the central and local government canhelp common people wake up and stand to face the realcompetition. The campaign can be done through variouskinds of mass media such as TV, radio, booklets, bulletins,newspapers, magazines. It can also be conducted byteachers, parents and all people who care. Therefore, a nation-wide effective campaign of theimportance of reading by all components of the nationshould be done, facilitated by the government, to face thetighter competition. The world has forced globalization. Those people with little knowledge will be left behind. Tospeed up the better change in this country, a good readinghabit is really important.
Membaca adalah penting untuk mentransformasikan pengetahuan dan teknologi.Dengan membaca, ada yang tahu dunia. Ia akanmengerti apa yang ia tidak melihat dengan dirinyasendiri. Garis-garis paragraf dalam sebuah artikelberisi potongan-potongan pengetahuan.