Think carefully about the issue presented in the following excerpt and the assignment below.
Technological advances have freed society from tiresome labor, such as washing clothes by hand, hauling heavy loads, and walking long distances, and have given people increased access to information and entertainment. Yet, when given a choice, many people still resist using modern conveniences. There must be something to be gained from not using technology.
Are there benefits to be gained from avoiding the use of modern technology, even when using it would make life easier?
Plan and write an essay in which you develop your point of view on this issue. Support your position with reasoning and examples taken from your reading, studies, experience, or observations.
2. 审题关键词：modern technology, benefit
有好处：We can have basic living skills. So when we are forced to live without modern technology, we can survive./ Without modern technology, such as SNS, we can have more face-to-face communication with other people.
没有好处：We cannot make use of modern technology to make our lives easier./ We cannot promote the development of technology if people do not use it.