ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF TELEVISION II
Can be educational
Good for children
Good for old people living alone
Bad for the eyes
Less communication+ family problems
Discourages people from taking exercise
Makes reading seem less attractive
Stop people going to theatre/cinema
Bad for the sports industry
We are going to deal with the advantages and disadvantages of television. Watching television has both advantages and disadvantages indeed.
There are several drawbacks to watch tv as for example the fact that it is bad for the eyes or that family life is less communicative than in the past.
However, there are many advantages as having the experience of good company while it is turning on. A further advantage is that many good tv programmes can be very educational and implement family members in general and young people’s, in particular, knowledge.
In short, it can be seen that the number of advantages is similar to that of disadvantages but it’s a very popular type of media.