Communication in Today's World

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Many people all around the world spend hours in front of computers and choose to communicate by email or instant messaging, rather than communicating in person. Some people believe that this is good because it helps shy people communicate more openly with others, while some believe that computer communication prevents us from developing interpersonal skills and limits the ability to have meaningful relationships with others. In my opinion, social networking has a lot more positives than negative qualities. It allows people to contact each other quickly and from any location, shy people can be open and express themselves freely, and lastly, those who are incapable of communicating orally. For starters, communicating by email or instant messaging can allow people to contact each other quickly and from any location, all around the world. For example, if decide to write a letter, it can take you several minutes, to maybe even an hour hand writing, which by then, can cause your hand to ache but that’s not all. You still need to drive to the nearest post office, purchase stamps, and lastly, mail it out but, with today’s amazing technology, you can communicate back and forth, in a timely manner. In addition, another great benefit of emailing s having the ability to end videos! Emailing videos is very beneficial for those who have family members all around the world. With that being said, communicating by email or instant messaging allows people to communicate more often which can also improve daily relationships. Secondly, communicating through email or instant messaging can help those who are insecure or shy, build self-confidence and can better communication skills. Being able to communicate with a device is a lot easier for shy people, which is why they take advantage of this. It allows them to describe themselves in way they cannot in the real world. In addition, emailing or instant messaging is great for shy people because it allows them to not feel left out of...
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