Competitive Children

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Competitive children reality shows are harmful for their future ASIFUL ISLAM BRAC UNIVERSITY

This paper was prepared for English-102, Section-2, taught by Evita Umama Amin A few days ago I was reading a newspaper and, suddenly I saw a headline that said” children become senseless in reality shows” and, reading the detail I came to know that due to aggressive comment from judges, the children became nervous and became senseless. Reading this news I was going through some article about competitive children reality shows and I came to know about a research where they found that “in India about 48% children who are studying in 3rd standard or under it are taking preparation for going to various reality shows and some already are preparing for their second time ” (Simon,2009). Studying about other country I also found that the ratio in the other countries is not that much different and, even in Bangladesh this tradition of attending reality shows in such an early age is increasing. Nowadays parents are preparing their children for various reality shows for example dancing, singing etc even if their children’s are not that much capable of competing but, the dream of watching their children becoming famous in their early age and also those taglines of the TV commercials of reality shows always keep pushing them to take an attempt to make their child prepare for competition. When I was studying all these records of present condition suddenly a thought crossed my mind that the way competitive reality shows are putting pressure on children it’s not right moreover, the children’s are not that much mature to bear any kind of shock. Ultimately, these reality shows are putting an impact on their peaceful mind and can ruin their future.…...

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