Some people seem to think that sports and games are unimportant. They like to watch TV at home, go to the cinema, or sleep. 1 in fact sports and games can be 2great value, especially to people who work with their brains 3of the day.
Sports and games should not be treated only as amusements. They can 4our bodies, prevent us5getting too fat, and keep us healthy. But these are not their only uses. They give us valuable practice 6helping the eyes, brain and muscles to work together. In table tennis, the eyes can see the ball 7, judge its speed and direction, and pass this information 8to the brain. The brain then has to decide what to do, and spends its orders to the muscles of the arms, legs, and so on,9the ball is met and hit back