As you know, television is considered as a great invention in the world. It has changed our life a lot. Televion brings to us both positive and negative effects, however.
First is the advantages of television.The most obvious benefit is that television is informative and convenient. We can receive the information from all over the world without living home. Next, television helps us relax after a hard-working day. Besides watching television with our family will make us feel more comfortable. There are many educational programme on television so that children can learn from them and enrich their knowledge.
In addition to above advantages, television has some disadvantages. If we spend too much time watching television, it will harm to our eyes. According to some recent surveys, many children are short-sighted because of watching television and this rate has trend to ncrease. Now, watching television is one of the most popular leisure activities. People don't want to go out and stay at home to wach television. When watching TV, their brains and bodies don't have to work, so they will become lazier. Moreover, some violent and inconsonant programs are aired on television. It is dangerous if children imitate these negative behaviors. Parents should only let their children see programs for fun and education.
In conclusion, television has played an important part in our life. We should make use of its advantages and limit the disadvantages to make our life better.