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Let’s talk about television and binge-watching!

April 24, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am BST

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Discussion Topics

What is binge-watching?
  1. How do you feel about the video you have just watched? Do you agree that some people feel embarrassed to admit they binge-watch? Why? Do you think binge-watching is an addiction? 
  2. How much television do you watch? Do you watch Netflix or Amazon Prime? Do you ever binge-watch? Have you ever watched a TV series in one sitting?  Have you ever sacrificed sleep to binge-watch?
  3. What do you mostly watch- movies, documentaries, news, entertainment, etc? Do you watch TV indiscriminately or are you selective about what you watch? 
  4. Could you live without television? How do you think your life would be different?
  5. Do you like watching TV alone or with the company? Why? Do you have a television in every room in your house?
Television in your country
  1. People in the UK must pay for a TV licence to be able to watch television. Is television free in your country? 
  2. Are you happy with the television channels and programmes in your country? Why/ Why not?
  3. Do you think people nowadays watch too much television? Does television kill conversation in your family?
  4. How do you think society would be different if television had never been invented? 
  5. Have viewing habits in your country changed in recent years- for example, traditional TV sets vs mobile devices, traditional broadcast TV vs streaming platforms such as Netflix and Amazon Prime, etc?

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Date:
April 24, 2023
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am BST

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