TOEFL Essay Topic 171 - Imagine that you are preparing for a trip. You plan to be away from your home for a year. In addition to clothing and personal care items, you can take one additional thing. What would you take and why? Use specific reasons and details to support your choice.
I like travelling.Now I am going to be away from my home for a year. To prepare for the trip,
I like travelling.Now I am going to be away from my home for a year. To prepare for the trip, besides clothing and personal items, I can take a video camera because of its size, its function and its flexibility.
First of all, the size of a vedio camrea is convenient. As the technology grows rapidly, a vedio camrea including the rechargeable battery can be very tiny.
The area of a vedio camera may be only like the size of your hand. I can easily put it into the pocket when i am in the trip.
Next, a vedio camera may help me to remember the beautiful memory. Vedio camera may record the sight and the sounds. When I am using the camera,I may say everything, such as an introduction to the place. As a result, I can make the vedio of my journey like a movie. If I like, I can change it into pictures and give them to my friends.
Finally, vedio camera is useful wherever I am. I can use it in the mountain in where I do not need to worry about the eletricity. Then, I can watch the vedio whenever I want. I do not need a Televsion becuase there is a screen with vedio camera. However, I also can watch the video through Television in the hotel. Moreover, by internet,I can send the vedio to my friends in the hotel.
Combining the size , the funtion and the flexibility, I would like to bring a vedio camera during the trip. After the trip, I still can feel the pleasure of the jouney through the vedio camera.