Par. 2 Supporters of television argue that = educational (e.g. science, geography and history documentaries, news programmes, childrens programmes such as "Sesame Street")
Your task is to write an argumentative essay in the style of the example elsewhere in this website. In other words, you will state your opinion clearly in the first paragraph (TV does more harm than good). Then in each of the subsequent paragraphs you will start by acknowledging an argument that is often made by supporters of television but present evidence that their argument is false. Finally, you will write a conclusion that restates your main points and boldly spells out what you believe.
Likewise, the assumption that parents are predisposed to love their children unconditionally and protect them from harm is not universally true. I remember one patient, a man in his mid-20s, who came to me for depression and rock-bottom self-esteem.
I want to ask if I’m allowed to incorporate sayings or proverbs in my essay.
For example: “Obliging children to begin formal education earlier is no different from flogging the proverbial dead horse”.
Or: “As the saying goes: The devil makes work for idle hands”.
Today, after watching your opinion essay video, I picked up one Agree/Disagree essay topic related to Television ( People become lazy and unsocial ). I could write only 215 words.