bear on
verb.
be relevant to
There were lots of questions referring to her talk|My remark pertained to your earlier comments
verb.
have an effect upon
Will the new rules affect me?
verb.
press, drive, or impel (someone) to action or completion of an action
He pushed her to finish her doctorate
Synonym: push
verb.
keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last
preserve the peace in the family|continue the family tradition|Carry on the old traditions