43 terms

LEISURE & DIGITAL AGE

STUDY
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Vorhersage für
Work is an important predictor of happiness.
es ist für uns erforderlich
We are required to be productive almost all the time.
langweilig, stumpfsinnig
People who don't do anything but work are dull people.
die kürzest mögliche
The digital age has changed many areas of life in the least possible time.
in etwas schwelgen, sich etwas gönnen
Some people can really indulge in the arts.
mit Leuten Kontakt haben
Socializing has changed in the digital age.
bis zur Unkenntlichkeit
Socializing has changed beyond recognition in the digital age.
verändert werden
Many aspects of life have been modified beyond recognition in the digital age.
technikbasiert
Reality can be augmented by technology-induced activities.
(ganz) einfach, nur
Some people say that technology has merely changed the way we pursue leisure activities.
erweitert
Augmented reality is a new aspect of the digital world.
Anklage
It is an unfair accusation to say that technology has ruined leisure.
etwas betreiben
Everyone pursues their own leisure activities.
leuchtend
Today, an entire library can be carried in a glowing screen.
von Geräten abhängig
Outdoor playtime is replaced by device-based gaming time.
sitzend
Our sedentary lifestyle has many disadvantages for our health.
Gerät
These days, we are spending lots of time on electronic devices.
übermäßig besorgt
Some parents are overly concerned about their children's media habits.
Auswirkung
Media-induced activities can have a huge impact on children's playtime.
ein Gleichgewicht herstellen
Parents want to establish a balance between the world of apps and traditional play.
fördern
Too much technology can foster laziness and over-connectedness.
einsam
Gaming can be a very solitary experience.
schlecht, negativ
The deterioration of a child's health would be an adverse outcome of too much technology.
gegensätzlich, ganz anders
Some experts have a contradictory view on gaming.
mäßig, gemäßigt
We should raise our activity levels slowly and moderately.
Aufmerksamkeitsstörung
If you overdo video games, you are more likely to suffer from an attention-span disorder.
ungut
Some games can have an unsavory effect on people's psychiatric health.
die Grenzen verwischen
Digital technology has blurred the boundary between work and play.
entfernen
Technology has removed the barrier between home and place of work.
verschlimmern
Smartphones can exacerbate psychological problems like anxiety.
Unruhe
Among educators, there is general unrest about electronic media in the classroom.
Führung, Leitung
Parental guidance is absolutely necessary in the use of electronic gadgets.
demzufolge
It is thus up to the parents to assess the risks and benefits of technology with regard to their children.
dementsprechend
Electronic gadgets carry risks and parents have to limit children's tech time accordingly.
Zeitvertreib
Many traditional pastimes have been extinguished.
Betonung, Schwerpunkt
We should not put our emphasis exclusively on work.
beklagenswert
Today, many children's reading skills are deplorable.
das erstere ... das letztere
Technology and play: These days, the former and the latter are connected.
Freizeit
Leisure is important for happiness.
auslöschen
Our hopes for an easy solution were *extinguished+.
Verschlechterung
The deterioration of children's health would be an adverse outcome of digitalization.
verschlimmern
Smartphones exacerbate psychological problems.
Ungeduld
Impatience and anxiety are serious psychological problems.