Parts of Speech

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Lindsey Schanaman
English Comp 3
Ms. Walgren
Parts of Speech Essay

Despite the development of the internet and cell phones, the television is still the most important when it comes to important sources of information. Most people use the TV every day and it plays a significant role in those peoples’ lives. Sometimes, it’s really hard to imagine what life would be without it. However, a person could argue that the TV isn’t where they get all their information, but it is almost impossible to find a family that doesn’t own a television. Although we don’t gather around the television any more as our parents used to every evening in the 70-90s to watch a new fabulous film or discuss the latest news, we all watch TV sometime during the day for one reason or another.

There are a lot of advantages making television so popular. The main reason why so many people choose this means of getting information and entertainment is its simplicity and convenience. All you have to do is to press a button and sink comfortably into a chair. It doesn’t take all that much work to do and depending on what you watch, you are able to get a lot of information, and also get entertainment while doing so. One major problem with television is that people are becoming very dependent upon it. There are a lot less people going out and participating in sports because it takes up too much time and they don’t get to have their “TV time” which I personally think is ridiculous. People are becoming a lot lazier as the television becomes more advanced.

Now let’s speak about the different kinds of people working on television and qualities these people should have in order to make things more interesting. It’s still quite difficult to appear on television without the following qualities: intelligence, talent, beauty, leadership qualities, and energy. It’s far more interesting to listen to a football report full of energy than to “a peaceful story” a commentator hankers to tell you. Similarly,...
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