THE INTERNET - A BLESSING OR A CURSE
Nowadays everybody is talking about Internet, a century creation.
Actually, what is Internet? Is it a net? It is a tool, which can link up all the people around
the world, or we can say that it is a net that we can’t see. Internet brings us a lot of
convenience; people depend on it very much nowadays. But as we know, it also can act
as a weapon. Is it a blessing or a curse? Let us discuss about it.
As a student, we always deal with the Internet. We search for
information from Internet to complete our assignment. It is faster and save a lot of our
time. The information that we get are also more compact compared to an encyclopedia.
Despite of it, we can exchange and share information by sending what we have found to
our friends through e-mail. If it is a group work, each of the group member can do part of
the work and combine together, it saves our time. For student in primary and also
secondary school, there is some tutorial website purposely made for them. They can do
self study at home by visiting these website, for an example www.cikgu.com , they can
get extra exercise questions from there. The MARA Institute also will also put up their
trial exam paper on their website, especially students who will sit for the government
exam can try the MARA trial paper as the standard is almost similar to the government
exam. For those who can make full use of the Internet in their studies, they do not need to
attend for extra tuition class, these can save their time (for transport) and also their
parents’ money and time. Their parents can save a lot of time because they do not need to
fetch their children to the tuition centre. For the student, their time will be more flexible.
This is because the Internet has no time limit, they can do their revision at anytime,
unlike they have to attend for the tuition class at a fixed time, if they could...