Advantage and disadvantage of using TV
Nowadays many people all over the world spent most of their time watching television; but since its appearance, television has brought to man many advantage as well as disadvantage. Firstly for many of us the television is our first or only source of news and current events. These news shows keep people up to date on the outside world it is possible to know everything that happened in a day without even going outside. Second, television helps us enrich our spiritual live. Our knowledge is broadened in many ways. Through language teaching programs, we can learn the language we like such us: English , Turkish, Russian, and so on. We can become skillful and clever at doing jobs, making cakes or arranging flowers through practical courses taught on television. Finally, television is a source of recreation. Humorous stories and funny films bring us minutes of relaxation after a hard day’s work. For me, sitting comfortably in arm – chair to watch an international Football match on television is more interesting than having to queue for tickets at crowded stadium. Television is an important form of communication and has been for many years. Television brings important historical events, both positive and negative, directly they experience them in real time. Television can also be fine teaching tool – there are many television shows on the air that are informative and educational. The right television shows can teach our children about morals and values as well as right from wrong. Educational television is not for children however; Public television as well as cable television channels such as National Geographic and The History Channel serve as learning tools for adults. In fact many people colleges and universities use local channel to provide distance learners the opportunity to attend lectures given on. The first disadvantage is that many people do not realise how much time they spend watching...
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