Differentiate between scanning and skimming reading techniques?
|Parameter of Comparison
|A quick read through to get a bird’s eye view of the content.
|Thorough lookout for specific information.
|It gives an idea of what is a full text about
|It helps to find specific information in the text.
|It includes reading, introduction, conclusion, headings and subheadings
|It is looking over the whole text to find particular information.
|A reader can read the maximum text in a limited period
|To find the required information
|To decide whether to read fully or not which they are not familiar with.
|More concerned with the form of the word because they know what the are looking for