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    Parents' discipline?

    If you are a kid, you have your parents control you, telling you what to do and what not to do, preventing you from doing something that they deem unfit. What would you call what your parents are doing? Parents' discipline? I am looking for some words to fill in the following blank.

    Because of ____________, he has grown up to be a well-civilized man.

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    #2
    I would say "Thanks to a good education"

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    #3
    But I want to emphasis it is an education getting from parents.

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    Re: Parents' discipline?

    Quote Originally Posted by Joe
    Because of ____________, he has grown up to be a well-civilized man.
    Maybe "strict parenting".

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    his upbringing

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