Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Reading"

The meaning of "Reading" in various phrases and sentences

Q: Что значит on reading?
A: OH!

Because you gave me the context I can understand the meaning now.

You are correct. Both sentences have the same meaning.

It’s difficult to explain but either sentence structure is fine to convey that meaning.
Q: Что значит I was reading Pride and Prejudice and saw 'she felt sure that so great a man could not possibly admire her'

What does ADMIRE mean??
A: Admire means to take interest in, or look up to.
Because he is of a higher status than her, she can't believe that he would take interest in a woman below his social class.

Does that help?
Q: Что значит after reading a novel or two by one or another of these writers?
A: この作家さん達からの1人や2人からの小説1冊や2冊を読んでから

は通じるでしょうか😅
Q: Что значит Were you reading over my shoulder??
A: Yea its a joke. Like "did you break into my house last night and spy on me" kinda thing
Q: Что значит reading in the legislature?
A: ohh! Umm, I don't know how china works, but in America the "legislature" is the place where we decided if we should make bills into laws.

Example sentences using "Reading"

Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с reading comprehension.
A: I need to improve my reading comprehension.
読解を改善する必要があります。
You have good reading comprehension.
いい読解を持っています。
His reading comprehension is excellent!
彼の読解は素晴らしいよ!
We had a reading comprehension exam.
読解試験を持ちました。
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с reading.
A: I'm reading a book.

I'm the only one reading in the entire library.

The reading on the meter says we used twice as much electricity this month.

While a literal reading of the article is horrible, I think it was intended satirically.

I'm reading it again because on my first reading I didn't really understand it.

Who wants to spend all their time reading?

Want to know more? Continue reading on page 12.

En voici plus : https://context.reverso.net/traduction/anglais-francais/reading
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с “I’ll have been reading the book by the end of this week” — is it right? Is it true that a native speaker prefers future simple or future continuous to describe this situation (using other sentence construction, of course)?.
A: I am sorry for my vague explanations. But what if I began to reed this book yesterday?

“I’ll have been reading this book for a month by the end of this week” may be this one is more understandable.
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с reading book.
A: "I am reading a book" "I love reading books" "Reading books is my favorite hobby/ thing to do in my spare time" "Reading books are amazing to me" "I like to go to the library and read books"

Synonyms of "Reading" and their differences

Q: В чем разница между When you have finished reading this page, и When you finished reading this page, ?
A: Both are correct. The first sentence is more polite/formal. The second sentence is less formal.
Q: В чем разница между I was reading a book in the train и I was reading a book on the train ?
A: both prepositions work! I would say either. 😎
Q: В чем разница между (Thank you for your reading.) и (I am grateful[thankful, obligated, obliged] to you for your reading.) ?
A: I'm grateful or thankful = 빚진것 만큼 크게 감사할때 씀

I'm so grateful to have a mentor like you.

I'm thankful that I was born in South Korea, not in North Korea.

"I'm obligated" means you (have to) do something morally, culturally, or legally.
Q: В чем разница между 1. After reading lots of books I have decided to become a writer. и 2. After I read lots of books I have decided to become a writer. ?
A: You can phrase it without the use of gerunds, but the tense has to be consistent throughout the sentence.

So, #2 should either be:
• [Present/Future tense]
After I read lots of books, I will decide whether to become a writer.

• [Past tense]
After I read lots of books, I decided to become a writer.

Your sentence #2 sounds weird because of the change in tenses, from past tense to present perfect tense. As the present perfect tense is used when tying a past event to the present, there's a chunk of time missing in the link between the first half of the statement and the second. Let me rephrase it in an exaggerated way to make it easier to see.

"After I read lots of books [past], I have decided to become a writer [present perfect]."

→ It's as though you're saying:
"After I read lots of books 10 years ago, I have just decided to become a writer right now."

(So what happened in the 10 years that made you decide to do so? There's a chunk of time and information missing between the leap.)
Q: В чем разница между "I've just started reading this book." и "I've just started to read this book." ?
A: Very subtle difference. Both are correct. :)

"I've just started reading this book; it's really interesting!"
"I've just started to read this book, so can you be quiet please?"

"Reading" is better if the book itself is a topic.
"To read" is better if the action of reading is a topic, and the book is not important.

But really there is not much difference so don't worry too much about it. I think 'reading' is probably more common.

Translations of "Reading"

Q: Как сказать на Английском (британский вариант)? When I was reading a book my mother wolked in to my room.
A: when I was reading a book my mother walked into my room
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? I really like reading books in English
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? ----while I was reading a short story, I came across this sentence " the legs are for walking through the dessert..." is it correct to use "through" in this context instead of "across"?I think "across" as there is nothing surrounding while in the desert.
A: Either one works. I would say ‘through the desert’, possibly for the same reason I would say ‘He was in the desert’ and not ‘He was on the desert’. I do find it odd, now that I’m thinking about it, that if it was a plain or a savanna, I would say ‘across’ and ‘on’ instead...
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? Which one is correct ? 1- You don't know reading. 2- You don't know how to read. 3 You don't know to read.
A: 2- you don't know how to read
Q: Как сказать на Английском (британский вариант)? Which one is correct ? 1- You don't know reading. 2- You don't know how to read. 3 You don't know to read.
A: 2) you don't know how to read

Other questions about "Reading"

Q: I used to love reading, but I rarely do it anymore. It feels like I'm more easily distracted than before. это звучит нормально?
A: Optional: It feels like I have more trouble concentrating than before.
Q: ‎🧐While reading my eyes (hurtd me/ hurtd/pained me) alot .
How do you Express it naturally, Please?
A: There are a few ways to say this in the past: "When I read (pronounced 'red'), my eyes used to hurt a lot" (which means your eyes no longer hurt when you read), "When I was reading ('reed-ing'), my eyes hurt a lot" (which means you were recently reading and your eyes hurt), and "When I read ('reed'), my eyes hurt a lot" (which means every time you read, your eyes hurt). I hope this answered your question!
Q: Thank you for reading this.
The following paragraph is from WaPo. I understand overall but I am not sure what the spokeswoman wants to say in the part of " it’s the handful of tent-pole movies that draw individuals who try to “bomb” films, she said. "
Is she saying that "not many tentpole movies attract trolls who try to post bad things but we have to do something that resolves the matter? Please help me out.

quote;
Although hundreds of movies are scored with a critic “Tomatometer” and “Audience Score” each year, it’s the handful of tent-pole movies that draw individuals who try to “bomb” films, she said. “It’s absolutely the scenario that we want to address moving forward,” the spokeswoman said. “The comments and some of the people who decided to kind of campaign against the site … it’s obviously not useful to our users anymore. So we decided to turn that feature off.”
https://www.washingtonpost.com/arts-entertainment/2019/02/28/trolls-target-female-led-blockbusters-ahead-captain-marvel-rotten-tomatoes-shut-them-down/?utm_term=.940cb8692877
A: She's saying that there are only a few movies each year that are expected to be highly successful (because they are produced by big movie studios and they get tons of advertising). These few movies are the ones that attract trolls who unfairly try to make movies look bad.
Q: Thank you for reading. What "I can't take" means in the following sentence from Urban dictionary? I guess it might mean I can't do the same, or I can't stand though. Thank you.

Don't spin me out, I can't take you changing the way you feel about me every day. First your into me, then you turn around and your not.
A: In that sentence, “I can’t take” means “I can’t put up with” or “ I can’t live with” or “I can’t stand”. The speaker is frustrated with something the listener has been doing and wants them to stop.
Q: Thank you for reading.
Which sounds more natural to native speakers, and could you suggest me some ideas on this?

1)He made generous contributions to the university that they are naming one of the new buildings after him.

2)He made generous contributions to the university, so they are naming one of the new buildings after him.

3)He made generous contributions to the university, therefore they are naming one of the new buildings after him.

4)Since he made generous contributions to the university, they are naming one of the new buildings after him.
A:
Each of them is natural and has its use:

1. You are connecting using a relative pronoun with an intensifier meaning, so the preceding clause needs to be exaggerated.

"I'm not so sure I'll use it that I'd buy it".
"He's not such a bad guy that you'd kick him out".

2. "so" gives the meaning of similarity or equal weight. That one action results in the other as a natural course, and you are stating the fact.

"If you go to the theater, so will I", equally.
"I wasn't born into a privileged family, so when it was promotions time, they picked the rich kid", natural result.
"Your deeds were ill, and so you shall be punished", of equal weight.

3."therefore" is when you want to state a justification, a consequence.

"You didn't attend the class, therefore I will fail you", my justification (the reason why).
"He always says my cooking is horrible, therefore I won't give him any"

4. "since" (and because) are used to denote cause and effect, with since focusing more on the effect (because focuses more on the reason).

"Since you are at the supermarket, bring us some cookies", the focal point is the effect.
"Because of that I won't go", we can't use 'since', as the focus is completely on the reason.

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