Please join StudyMode to read the full document. He talks about the unity of Africans and how much soccer is a part of their lives. He also describes the underlying reason of why soccer is so heavily pushed. Both show the passion countrymen have for their sports as well as the ugly side of the sport as well. He describes how there is a good and bad side to hockey. The positives being the skill the players display on the ice and the enthusiasm fans show during the playoffs.
Does that make me a bad guy? Arlo disagrees that it makes him a bad person, but he agrees that Lloyd needs to change the way he plays football. At football practice the next day the football coach called Lloyd a career jay-vee player, and Lloyd took it too seriously and shortly after Lloyd quit the football for good.. Arlo still loved football so he kept playing and practicing, and he made the jayvee team as a freshman.
The novel Tangerine was written by author Edward Bloor. The author puts events in order from where they occurred to advance the story. The setting is important to the plot because it has a generally direct effect on the events that occur involving the protagonist. The story creates a suspenseful tone throughout the duration of it.
Sports play an important role in Tangerine. Compare and contrast the role of soccer in the novel to that of football. What accounts for the differences between these sports? How might both of these games stand in as allegories for other social dynamics at work in Tangerine?