To earn a living and be successful
She hated sports and did not want him to play
It was a family tradition
She wanted him to be close to his brother
He never felt sick
He took school seriously and respected his mother's wishes
He hated school
He was a good student
He played sports on the weekend.
He studied hard and played on the school team.
He watched sports on television instead.
He did his homework when he had time after practice.