Read the forum on the Internet in the reading text again (5. Read). Write a passage about the benefits of the Internet. You can use the following cues.
- The Internet as a source of information (news, articles, weather forecast, etc.)
- The Internet as a source of entertainment (music, movies, games, etc.)
- The Internet as a means of education (on-line schools, on-line lessons, self-study, etc.)
As we know, the Internet is, at present, becoming an important part of our everyday life. Almost every aspect of life is concerned with the Internet, especially in developed countries.
People can use the Internet to do a lot of things. The Internet can be said a useful and effective instrument for daily activities.
Firstly, Internet can be a source of information at home. People needn’t go to news stands to buy newspapers or magazines. They can get information about weather easily and at any time as well.
Secondly, Internet is a source of entertainment. People can watch films, or listen to their favorite songs or even play interesting games on the Internet. And this doesn't cost as much.
In addition, the Internet is also a good means of education. Students and schoolchildren now can use the Internet as a useful and time- saving device by on-line schools or on-line lessons. Moreover, Internet can be said a wonderful means for people in their self-study.
In sum. the Internet, in our present time, plays an essential role in the development of society and man’s knowledge and life.