While some people have stated that television has destroyed communication among friends and family, I can only disagree with this statement. The main reasons is that television program is among the most popular topics in everyday talk. In addition, many sport lovers always find live sport program a great time for gathering. And, believe it or not, talking about weather forecast is a very effective way for many to start a conversation.
To begin with, many often find themselves engaging in a conversation about last night shows on television. Teenagers and women are especially the big fans of television series and soap operas. And they find it enjoyable telling people, including family members and friends, about their impression on certain scenes and sharing their opinions of characters in the show they had watched.
Also, Many sport lovers have found live sport program a great time for gathering of friends. What is better than having friends around, talking about what is going on in the game, and maybe bet on the winner of the game. World Soccer, for example, always attracts a crowd of men; and this exciting game will last as their main talk for many weeks. This principle can also be applied to many family as well.
Finally, talking about weather forecast is a very effective way to start a conversation. Not everybody is born to be talkative. Many survey have indicated that a sentence like, “It's hot today, isn't it?” is one of the easiest and widely used tools in beginning a talk. A few minutes of watching television forecast would help one who is not talkative feel more comfortable when starting a conversation.
In conclusion, when one carefully look at the facts that most conversations are usually about soap operas and television programs. Men always love watching and talking about sport shows with their friends. And weather forecast can be a big help for many to begin chatting. This is why I strongly disagree with the remark that televisions make...