Directions: For this part, you are allowed 30 minutes to write 9 short essay entitled Reading Interests of College Students. Please give a brief description of the chart first and then make comments on it. You should write at least 120 words but no more than 180 words.
Reading Interests of College Students
As can be seen from the bar chart, students are more inclined to reading the following four kinds of English articles. The most popular is news articles, with the number of students accounting for 53% of the total. Those who like story articles make up 26 percent, ranking in second spot. The third group are those who prefer science articles and only seven percent of the students are interested in reading articles about learning methods.
Most students are fond of reading news articles, because reading news is the best way to know the world outside and learn the fresh things. The story articles, through the fascinating story plot and vivid characters, give people a lot of imagination. Some students who love science will choose popular science articles, which can satisfy their curiosity for nature. As for the articles about learning methods, perhaps they are so dull and rigid that students can hardly take an initiative to read them.
Generally, college students choose the type of English reading materials according to their interests. Obviously, interesting articles can easily draw more students，attention.