"Reading a lot is important."

Translation:많이 읽기는 중요합니다.

November 21, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/terryatstamford

많이 읽는 것이 중요합니다 would be better

November 21, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/nleconte

Why is that? Can you elaborate?

November 22, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Ash-Fred
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읽기 is a word for the act of reading itself and 읽는 것 means one actually doing it. It's more or less the same as the difference between "Exercise is important." and "Exercising is important." The original sentence sounds quite weird and I am removing this exercise. Sorry for the confusion.

February 12, 2018
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