My Son Is On The Computer All The Time 2

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“My son is on the computer all the time. He’ll start as soon as he gets home from school and goes until bedtime. It’s some sort of adventure game involving teamwork. He wears a headset and plays with his friends. His goal was to go outside more this summer but that hasn’t happened. Maybe I enabled him. I held off on getting him a phone and computer, but at some point every other kid has got one. And you don’t want him to fall behind with technology. He’s a good kid. His grades are pretty good. His teachers love him. He’s very polite. He helps his mother. I just wish he’d apply his interest in games to other things. He was in science club, but he quit that. He took some Tae Kwon Do lessons, but he quit that. I thought maybe coding classes would interest him because he loves being on the computer, but that didn’t work either. I also played video games as a kid. But we’d just beat a few levels of Mario, and then we’d get a call to come outside. But that doesn’t happen anymore. Because the person who’d normally call you is on the other end of the headset.”

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My son is on the computer all the time.
Anak saya bermain komputer setiap saat.

He’ll start as soon as he gets home from school and goes until bedtime.
Dia akan mulai bermain begitu dia pulang dari sekolah sampai saatnya tidur.

It’s some sort of adventure game involving teamwork.
Permainannya adalah semacam petualangan yang melibatkan kerja tim.

He wears a headset and plays with his friends.
Dia memakai headset dan bermain dengan teman-temannya.

His goal was to go outside more this summer but that hasn’t happened.
Tujuannya adalah untuk bermain di luar lebih banyak musim panas ini tapi itu tidak terjadi.

Maybe I enabled him.
Mungkin saya yang menyebabkannya begitu.

I held off on getting him a phone and computer, but at some point every other kid has got one.
Saya menunda memberinya ponsel dan komputer, tapi di satu titik semua anak-anak memilikinya.

And you don’t want him to fall behind with technology.
Dan anda tidak ingin dia tertinggal dalam hal teknologi.

He’s a good kid.
Dia anak yang baik.

His grades are pretty good.
Nilainya bagus.

His teachers love him.
Guru-gurunya menyukainya.

He’s very polite.
Dia sangat sopan.

He helps his mother.
Dia membantu ibunya.

I just wish he’d apply his interest in games to other things.
Saya hanya berharap dia menerapkan kesukaannya di game ke hal-hal lain.

He was in science club, but he quit that.
Dia ikut klub sains, tapi lalu keluar.

He took some Tae Kwon Do lessons, but he quit that.
Dia ikut pelajaran Tae Kwon Do, tapi dia keluar.

I thought maybe coding classes would interest him because he loves being on the computer, but that didn’t work either.
Aku pikir mungkin kelas pemrograman akan menarik untuknya karena dia suka di depan komputer, tapi itu tidak berhasil juga.

I also played video games as a kid.
Saya juga bermain komputer ketika saya kecil.

But we’d just beat a few levels of Mario, and then we’d get a call to come outside.
Tapi kami baru mengalahkan beberapa tingkat permainan Mario Bros, lalu kami dipanggil untuk keluar.

But that doesn’t happen anymore.
Tapi itu tidak terjadi sekarang.

Because the person who’d normally call you is on the other end of the headset.
Karena orang yang biasanya memanggilmu sekarang berada di ujung lain headset itu.