Flashcards in Nowadays, young people admire sports stars though they often do not set a good example Deck (1):
Nowadays, young people admire sports stars though they often do not set a good example. Do you think this is a positive or negative development?
- Top sports athletes are often poor role models, they gain the admiration of millions of youngsters.
- could be profitable only if the young disregard the negative and focus on the positive aspects.
+ Ronaldo > undergo a long time of intensive training > living proof of working hard to archive goals < good
+ raise awareness about important issues > use their famous to attract attention < they have a lot of fans.
+ ice bucket challenge < raise charity for LSD disease
- This is generally an adverse trend because of ....
+ Top sports athletes have a wide range of bad lifestyle > dangerous for kids to copy
+ Sports stars are rich < make ppl think making money is easy < spend money supported from family
- Youngsters may learn some useful life experiences from top athletes >< the trend of admiring and imitating these stars may result in a wide range of adverse effects