E. Complete the following statements appropriately:
Twenty years ago, kids in school had never even heard of the
internet. Now, I’ll bet you can’t find a single person in your school who
hasn’t at least heard of it. In fact, many of us use it on a regular basis and
even have access to it from our homes! The ‘net’ in internet really stands
A network is two or more computers connected together so that
information can be shared, or sent from one computer to another.
The internet is a vast resource for all types of information.
You may enjoy using it to do research for a school project, downloading your
favorite songs or communicating with friends and family.
Information is accessed through web pages that companies,
organizations and individuals create and post. It’s kind of like a giant
bulletin board that the whole world uses! But since anyone can put anything on
the internet, you also have to be careful and use your best judgment and a
Just because you read something on a piece of paper someone
sticks on a bulletin board doesn’t mean it’s good information, or even correct,
for that matter.
So you have to be sure that whoever posted the information knows
what they’re talking about, especially if you’re doing research! But what if
you’re just emailing people? You still have to be very careful.
If you’ve never met the person that you’re communicating with
online, you could be on dangerous ground! You should never give out any
personal information to someone you don’t know, not even your name!
And just like you can’t believe the information on every website
out there, you can’t rely on what strangers you ‘meet’ on the internet tell you
either. Just like you could makeup things about yourself to tell someone,
someone else could do the same to you.
1. A mobile phone is like a world in our pockets as it is amazing.
2. Parents do not have to remain in tension if their sons and daughters are late because mobile phones can make us connected to the rest of the world within a second,
3. Some of the negative effects of a mobile phone are:
(b) ear ache
(c) blurring vision
(d) radiations destroy cells in ear
4. Excessive use of mobile phones can be hazardous to one’s health as it has negative effects.
5. A mobile phone is a threat
to one’s privacy as