Many people today, especially in the developed world, are choosing to have fewer children, or none at all. Why is this happening, and do you think it is a good trend? Give reasons for your answer, and include any relevant examples from your own knowledge or experience. You should write at least 250 words.

Nowadays, people in developed countries tend to have fewer or no children in one's family. It is not a surprising situation in today's society due to occupations of parents and financial reasons.
This
essay will discuss the causes of
this
phenomenon and give my opinion on it. Most of them considered social pressure as one of the reasons. Having children would likely to create a financial burden in a family and a responsibility to look after the children.
Also
, people are busy at work and earning money. They are not likely to have time to take care of children. In Chinese traditional society, it may not be a good trend because they think children are responsible to carry on one's name.
However
, it should be taken into consideration that the burden of taking care of a child is huge.

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  • Paragraph 1 - Introduction
    • Sentence 1 - Background statement
    • Sentence 2 - Detailed background statement
    • Sentence 3 - Thesis
    • Sentence 4 - Outline sentence
  • Paragraph 2 - First supporting paragraph
    • Sentence 1 - Topic sentence
    • Sentence 2 - Example
    • Sentence 3 - Discussion
    • Sentence 4 - Conclusion
  • Paragraph 3 - Second supporting paragraph
    • Sentence 1 - Topic sentence
    • Sentence 2 - Example
    • Sentence 3 - Discussion
    • Sentence 4 - Conclusion
  • Paragraph 4 - Conclusion
    • Sentence 1 - Summary
    • Sentence 2 - Restatement of thesis
    • Sentence 3 - Prediction or recommendation

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