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Studying.
For students all over India, reading is synonymous with studying and hence used interchangeably. Probably a translation from the vernacular, where the word for reading and studying is the same. (Padhna in Hindi, Wodu in Kannada, etc)

Usage

Where you are going?
I have to read for tomorrow's exam.

Come for movie tomorrow man, first day first show new Sallu movie
No man, I have to do reading

Added 2011-07-28 by engfrood

Root

Multiple

Region

All India

Categories

School and College

Related Terms

Tuitions, penpencil, IIT