a good sport (expression)
''a good sport' is a person who loses well!
It is a positive expression.
It meanssomeone who can control their emotions and behave well in a difficult situation.
This week the Olympics begins.
If an Olympic athlete loses, but can shake handsand congratulate the winner, that is good sportsmanship.
However, we canalso use this expression when talking about the game of life.
For example, if awoman breaks up with a man, but that man is still able to be polite to thewoman, we can call him
a good sport.