1 9th form: Module 4: lesson5: COMMUNICATION 9th form: Module 4: lesson5: COMMUNICATION Mrs Abid Improve your writing: TopicMany people think that mobiles are just useless gadgets. Do you agree? Write an essay about the advantages and disadvantages of using mobiles and express your opinion.
2 AdvantagesCell phones not only have advantages, but they also have disadvantages. The most important advantage of cell phones is that you can reach people and communicate with them easily. Beside this, they can also be used for taking pictures, listening to music, playing games, and so on. Moreover, if there is an urgent situation, such as an accident or a meeting with someone, you certainly need a mobile phone. Furthermore, you can access the internet by using a cell phone. Finally, the most common way of communication in the world has been the SMS. Cell phones include this system.
3 DisadvantagesOn the other hand, using a cell phone has some disadvantages. For example, it is a very expensive way of communication. Moreover, radiation from cell phones is not good for humans’ health. It especially has bad effects on children and old people. Furthermore, many people especially teenagers may turn to be mobiles addicts and happen to waste all their pocket money on their mobile cards. What’s more, if you have a full system working car, your ABS system or some electrical equipment in your car can be blocked by cell phone signals.
4 Conclusion : personal opinion To sum up, Mobile phones make our life easier, but on the other hand, they may cause some serious health problems. That’s why we have to use them with certain precaution.