TOEFL Essay Topic 165 - You have decided to give several hours of your time each month to improve the community where you live. What is one thing you will do to improve your community? Why? Use specific reasons and details to explain your choice.
Community is a very important thing for people. People could not live in a society without community. Therefore, to give
Community is a very important thing for people. People could not live in a society without community. Therefore, to give several hours of my time each month to improve the community where I live is an important thing for me. For me, I will do some volunteer works for the neighbourhood to improve my community. The reasons are as below.
To improve the community where I live is an important thing for me because I could not always live by myself, sometimes I need some help. I try to know my neighbours but I could not visit their home without their invite. I think that is very rough thing to visit someone`s home without his/ her invite. Thereby, though wolunteer work to make friends and to know the neighbours is a good way to community.
Besides that I can use phone to talk with my friends. However, in my opinion, if I can use telephone, I will not use e-mail; if I can meet others in some places, I will not use telephone. Telephone is a good choice for long distance community, but it is really not a good choice to improve the community where I live.
In addition, do the volunteer works for the neighbourhood is not only the way to improve the community, but also the way to show how lovely I am. I am a lovely man, so I want to do some volunteer works to make my neighbourhood look wonderful and live comfortable.
In conclusion, doing some volunteer works at the neighbourhood will let people know me, and then they will think I am a good person to community. I can make friends though do the volunteer works and improve the community where I live.