Short Essay on the Influence of Television in our Lives-300+words
J.L Baird invented an invention that reproduces visual images at a distance by radio waves. Two Greek words tele “distance” and “vision” are used to represent the instrument as “television“. It is one of the great wonders of the modern world. Its invention has changed our lifestyle, thinking and behaviors.
Television helping in creating unity
There are countless advantages to television. It telecasts many advantageous programs live. Anyone can know and watch the whole world sitting in one room with a TV. Nowadays students are benefitted from TV as well. There are many educational channels and programs. Today no one can live without a TV. It has made the whole a narrow place. Due to the television, people are able to observe the culture and traditions of other nations, it is the fact that it helps to bind our nations and society in unity as a feeling of family.
Television as a curse
We can also not neglect the disadvantage of TV. People feel that they have worsened their family environment by bringing a television set in their room. As the presence of a TV in their room, they can’t talk with their family members. They have become too busy. Even in their own rooms, they feel themselves, outsiders. Children forget to do their school tasks.
They never tired of watching cartoons. The housewives forget to cook the food and to do the household works. If the television is at home nobody becomes eager to do anything at home. I find the television with more disadvantages. It is a total waste of time. The TV is a curse or boon is difficult to say.
Therefore children should encourage them to watch selected programs only. The parents should be aware of this. The watching television for hours should be decreased so that it will not affect their study.