According to many literary critics, there is power in reading literature. Actually, reading literature is one of the most important thing that a person can do in his free time. Not many reads literature during their free time. It is not easy to think that literature is beneficial. Here are the reasons why people should read literature:
Literature is a from of entertainment
It is a form of entertainment means this is the way to relieve stresses and sorrows.
People do not do anything when they are stresses or tired, this is why they get depressed. Literature for entertainment are short stories, novels and poems. How will you be entertained then by these stories? Through its funny contents and personal related points.
Literature give lessons
All stories have themes but not all stories have lessons. Anyway, through the theme of the entire story we can learn a lesson and we can apply it also in daily life. In here, you know the thoughts and experiences of different people so you can call them as your teacher.
Literature motivates you to write
You will be motivated to write especially for those who are studying language. In fact, literature is universal. It means the experience of many writers can also come to us.This is why we should not imagine that that literature is only for those who are writing.
Literature enforces literary analysis
In reading literature, we should analyse the events that are presented there. When you are watching, you are not encouraged for analytical thinking skills because everything is visualized.