1.The late 20th century witnessed the boom of science and technology, whichgave rise to/contributes towards a series of technological innovations,including the mobile phone.
Our society/China has witnessed eye-catching/marked economic and socialprogress in the past X decades.
2.The ever-accelerated updating of science and technology contributes torapid changes in all aspects of our everyday lives.
3.This has been driven by technological and scientific breakthroughs thatare changing the whole way we view the world on an almost daily basis.
…This has been driven by the acceleration of globalization and high-techdevelopment
With the acceleration of economic globalization and urbanization, …
With the eye-catching progress/advance of economy/society/ living standard,great changes have taken place in all aspects of our everyday lives.
4.With the advent of the invention of…/the information age/the age ofglobalization and urbanization/
This has been driven by technological and scientific breakthroughs that arechanging the whole way we view the world on an almost daily basis.
(1)There is much discussion/controversy at present/in present-day societyas to whether we should/whether or not...
(2)It has aroused fierce controversy as to whether or not…
(3)… is a frequent topic/issue of discussion when…
e.g., The relative importance of natural talent and training is a frequenttopic of discussion when people try to explain different levels of ability in,for example, sport, art or music.
(4)A much debated issue at present/in present-day society is whether…
1. Some (Many) people, Those who…might argue that…
2. Numerous people=the majority of people
3. 认为: believe, argue, feel, maintain, claim, think
Hold the opinion, are under the impression that