Xiao Hua: Hi! Lingling, how are you doing?
Lingling: fine. Thanks. Thank god it is Friday.
Xiao Hua:Yeah. What do you usually do on the weekend? I feel so bored on the weekend.
Lingling: Why don’t you surf on net?There are so many fun things out there.
Xiao Hua:Well, My mom won’t let me get on line. She said that there are so many traps on the internet.She is aftraid that I might get bad influence. like those pornographic sites.
Lingling: She only looks at the negative side of the internet. Actually there are far more positive impacts.
Xiao Hua: Give me some examples, please.
Lingling: Simply by clicking internet button,you can get information about all kinds of topics. Whatever you are looking for, you will find it. Even if you want to have very specific information, you will find it in a short time
Xiao Hua: Tell me some more, please
Lingling: You can socialize with people. I find that I could find better friends on net than in the real world.
Xiao Hua: Really? Sounds interesting.
Lingling: There are social communities on the internet., like English Corners. I often go there to practice my oral English. I don’t feel shy there which I normally do. Now I find that I have made great progress in my oral and written English due to the internet.
Xiao Hua: That’s great. I have been looking for a place to practice my English. I think I will persuade my mom to let me get on line.
Lingling: another big advantage of the internet is the easy access to information and it is very cheap. For example, you may download songs, reading novels, play games. There are many web sites that offer free stuff.
Xiao Hua:I enjoy reading novels, especially those adventures.but my mom said that a lot of children get sick after playing on the computer all day long.
Lingling: She is right. We can’t glue to it all day. It is not good for our eyes. It is not good for our body.We need to go out to inhale fresh air. We need to keep fit in the park.. We need to socialize with real people .
Xiao Hua: Can I voice chat with you tonight? I want you to tell me more about internet.
Sure. I use QQ. You may download one.
Xiao Hua: Ok. See u in QQ then.
Lingling: See you.
A: With the development of the science and technology, the computer has been becoming the necessity for people in the 21st Century. Following, network is of close link with our life, bringing us incomparable convenience on our life and work. Through the network, we can search for useful material and get to know the current events，and it broadens our horizon and makes us more informative.
B: But, at present, there are too many games on the Internet, and some of them are not of good quality even contain some unhealthy content like violence and so on. Duo to the lack of recognizing society and self-protection awareness, some students get addicted in the games and online dating.
A：Playing online games is not all bad if you treat the game properly, for it can fulfill students' entertaining requests as well as practice their response ability. Besides, when you play computer games after a long-time work, it can relieve your pressure and make you feel relaxed.
A：With the network in the work, people can communicate with others, and they can even have a video meeting instead of getting together with workmates, so work becomes more efficient.
B :Since people are able to do lots of things in Internet, communications among people in the reality become less and less.Many people especially some juveniles are addicted to the virtual world and then refuse to take part in activities in our reality life. So it’s a serious social phenomenon which should be pay attention by all of us.
A: In my free time, shopping on Taobao has become my habit. My clothes, shoes, mobile phone and so on were bought from the Internet. Online shopping is very convenient, you can buy all things you want and they will send goods to your home or other place wherever you want. In addition , online shopping is a lot cheaper than what you buy from the mall。I can say, online shopping has changed my life in some degree。 How you think the online shopping?
B：Oh, Online shopping is really a smart way. Well, the biggest shortage of online shopping is you can't see the real goods. We can only see the pictures of goods and the related introduction. If you buy clothes or shoes ,you also can't try it on. Sometimes you will receive them doesn't fit.
A：Now, if the goods you received are not satisfied you can return. So I think that online shopping will become a trend of The Times and its status is more and more important in our daily life. And I would like to introduce some websites to you: Taobao and Jingdong which you can buy Daily Necessities, Dangdang and Yamaxun which you can buy books.
B：In a conclusion , the key point is, we should treat Internet properly. We must take full advantage of Internet but also try to solve the problem which caused by it. Internet will help us more and more in our life if we can use it rationally.
A:With the development of computer technology, the Internet has become more and more popular.
B:Yeah, but do you think students should surf the internet after class.?
A:Yes,I do.I regard it as a great helper.
A:For example, you can surf the Internet for any information you need in a short time without working hard in the library.
B:oh,it sounds so convenient.
A:Yeah,it is convenient to communicate with others by using the Internet.
B: However, many people think that there are many disadvantages of the Internet, because there is also some information that is not good for the students.
A: That’s also true.Well, it will not only have a bad effect on study but also do harm to our health if we spend too much time to play games on line.
B: What do you think we should do?
A: We should make proper use of the Internet. It is of great importance for us to separate good plants from wild weeds.