TOEFL Essay Topic 148 - Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Playing games teaches us about life. Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer.
Nowadays, there are different things that worth to learn and can teach us about life, such as playing games, making friends, doing jobs and so on. However, there are also lots of concerns that whether playing games can teach us about life or not? The answer of this statement depends on one’s own experience and life style. In my opinion, playing games can also teach us about life. My arguments for this point are listed as follows.
First of all, In playing games,we can play either with teams or individual.Some games have to be played with teams.In a team,there will be different people with different ideas and views.Their ideas may be not the same with ours.But anyway,we have to communicate with them , share ideas with each other and play together as one to achieve goal and success.Even if we have to play individually,we can still learn about interacting with other people.
In addition,playing games teaches us to follow the rules.If we want to achieve something in our life,we have to work hard.We cannot sit and wait for it to happen.We have to set a number of rules and we have to follow them.We have to go step and step to reach to our desired and catch our goals.
In conclusion,playing games teaches us how to deal with other people,how to follow the rules when we want to achieve something addition to a very special relationship we need to know in our life.If we work all day without playing games,life will be much harder for us.And learning these aspects of life will be more difficult if we do not play games.Life will be much duller and soon it will become like a hell,not heaven.