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Do you have a big family?

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jianhui 12 June, 2017 - 14:26

i have a big family , my mom, my father ,my older sister . my mother is slim and has got black hair and black eyes , she is a very kind of person. my dad is very strong ,he has got short and black hair , he has a irritable temper . my older sister has got a little fat,but she is trying to lose weight. by the way ,we are Chinese .

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SLMT 28 May, 2017 - 12:34

There're five people in my family,father ,mother and older sister.My father is 57 years old. He is a bit fat and has silver hair. He looks older than his real age bcoz of his silver hair. He always need to wear, coz he has poor eyes sight.Just like him, I also wear glasses . I got this gene from my dad, I guess. My mother is 55 years old and she is two years younger than my dad. Both of my parents are engineers. My dad is electrical engineer and my mom is civil engineer.So my dream is to become a civil structural enginner like my mom. She always help my school worls and always teach me whenever she has free time . Even she has to go to work everyday, she always keep our house clean and tidy.She is both a good wife and an ancridible mother.My older sister25 years old.She is educated from Hong Kong University.She is also my English teacher. But I don't like her teaching bcoz we always ended by fight whenever she tried to teach me. But my mom fouse her to teach me. What a bad luck for me. Among three of them, mom is the one who I love most. Shuuuuu......Don't tell my dad. It's a secret :)

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098023376L 3 April, 2017 - 13:35

Let me tell you about my family. I'm so much proud to tell you about them. We are a family of 4. I live with my mum, my dad and my big sister. I love all of them so much. My mum's name's Ann. She's 38. She's nurse. She has answer to all my question. I love her so much. She's my angel. My father's name's Samvel. He's 43. She's got a shoes company and clothes shop.. I so much proud of him. My big sister's name's Lala. She's 18. She's very smart and clever. I love her so much beacuse she's my life. She's listening to music but everytime she busy for her homework. She's student in univercity. she'svery beatifull green eyes. I've not got a pet. I don't like them.

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hamad90 14 March, 2017 - 10:09

yes of course . I live with my parents i have two sisters my big brother called Kadi is a policeman ,we live in Algeria i've got short black hair and brown eyes my small sister has got long brown hair and brown eyes she's got also a pet cat called aywa, i love my family

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mikiihwang 20 February, 2017 - 16:04

My family has 5 people: dad, mum, 2 younger sisters and me.
My dad was born in 1965, he's 52. He's an built-worker. He's a very kind, warm father. He has black skin because he works very hard every day from morning to evening outside and under the sun to earn money for living. That's why I love dad so much.
I also love my mother ♥ She's a beautiful, generous, talented woman. She has big black eyes, long curly hair and tanned skin. She's as tall as me. She's a worker and she works hard everyday to earn money.She usually scolds me and sisters but I can understand the reason is she just want her children to be mature.
I love all members of my family ♥

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naddmadd16 3 February, 2017 - 15:31

Let me tell you about my family.....they are awsome.I have 6 siblings and i am the fourth.Two sisters one brother and 2 little brothers.

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Diana422 18 February, 2017 - 11:49

Hello everyone ! I love my family very much. I've got mum , dad and brother .My mum is very kind .She is a hairdresser .And she has got short brown hair and brown eyes .She loves cooking .She cooks very good . My dad is a doctor .He is very good doctor .He loves to read . I love my parents .And my small brother .He loves to discover new stuff .He is interested football and mathematics .I love my family!

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Assooma 26 January, 2017 - 14:50

Yah my family is big there's my father my mother three boys and three girls there's three members bigger than me and tow younger than me..am in the center..!>

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Micheal_geo 13 January, 2017 - 06:22

Hello Everyone,

let me introduce myself. My name is Micheal. I'm Mongolian. In my Family there's my dad, my mom, my little bro and me. My dad is tall and little fat. He is old, so i think he has lot of life experience. He is a my mentor :). My mom is beautiful and kindly person. She looks like me but of course she older than me :P. My little brother is tall, handsome and smart. I'm so proud of him. I love my family. I really want to study English very good. Help me guys, please.

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anniegranger 5 January, 2017 - 09:29

hi everybody
i'd like to introduce myself. my name's annie. i'm come from vietnam. there are three people in my family: mother, old brother and me. my mother was die. now i'm living with my brother and my cousin. my brother is a shiper. he is not tall, not handsome, not rich but with me, he is a warm person. i love him so much. i wish he would always be happy

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tuturainbow 29 December, 2016 - 05:24

hi guys,

Let me tell you about my family. I live with my mother, father, and little brother. We live in Jakarta. My mother from Jakarta. She is short and slim, she is got short hair and black eyes. My father come from Purwakarta. He is likes Chinese with white skin. We work in same building but different company. My brother loves everything about Japan. He is like father, handsome and tall. We have got fishes as a pet with no name. Father always take care his fishes.

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nguyenvu 31 December, 2016 - 03:19

Today I will tell you to know about my family.there are four people in my family, included: my dad, mom, a young brother, and I.My father is a worker, he's got a short hair and strong body, his name is cuong. my mother's name is hoa
she's got a long hair and pretty girl, she is housework. My young brother still study at high school, he plays football very well as I, now they live in my hometown, I live in an another place, it's far away from my home, I really miss them, the first time I come to a new place where I'm living, everything is new and difficult for me. I want to come back my hometown, I'm really alone now

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Elsa007 31 December, 2016 - 16:01

About my family, my dad passed away when I was seven. My mum is ill in bed. I grew up an only child. I'm really alone now......

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hadia 4 February, 2017 - 12:59

I feel really sorry to hear that Elsa. I hope you'll become a proud star for them. You'd never be alone. I am with you. Always.

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muliay 14 December, 2016 - 05:00

hello guys i'm long . i'm from indonesian. i will tell you about ma family, ma family have 4 peoples. ma fahter , ma mum , ma big brother , and ma brother . ma fahter is a policemand like ma big brother . ma mum is housewife . she got long and black hair like me. and then last ma brother is student. indonesian has black hair , black eyes .

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Baty79 6 December, 2016 - 09:41

Hi,my name is Batoul.I live with my big family,it contains my mam,my dad,my 4 sister and my brother. My mam's name is Nada,she's a science teacher before and she is very strong woman.My dad is 61 years old,he's an English teacher before and now he's sick.My first and second sister are Lama and Lana,they are Pharmatic and live in Russia.

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Enny8888 17 October, 2016 - 09:51

Hi! I live in house wih mum, big sister and grandmother. We live in Briansk, Russia. My mum's name is Natalia.She is 47 and work in a school. She is got short and broun hair, blue eyes. My sister's name is Elena. She is 24 and work in newspaper editoring. She is slim, got blond hair and blue eyes. She is vegetarian, so don't eat meat. My grandmother's name is Valentina. She was a math teacher before. I love my family!

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Ken 27 September, 2016 - 09:08

Hello admins, will you help me?
Is it okay to say,
My faimily is a father, mother and I. ?
Or
My family members are...
(ಠ_ʖಠ)

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hadia 24 November, 2016 - 15:39

Hi Ken!!
Let me see if I can help you too.
The members of my family are my father, my mother and I.
Family member(s) is a common error. It's not right to use. Instead we should say members of family. OK.
Also, we can say, My family consists of...... etc.
I hope it helped you. ;)
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Ken 6 December, 2016 - 13:59

Hi clever hadia!

Thanks for your comment, you've been most helpful!
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Jonathan - Coordinator's picture
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Jonathan - Coor... 27 September, 2016 - 09:49

Hi Ken. I'd say any of these options are commonly used.

  1. There are three people in my family: my father, my mother and me.
  2. In my family there’s my father, my mother and me.
  3. My family is made up of my father, my mother and me.

Your sentences are very close to the third one. Hope that helps :)

Jonathan (LearnEnglish Teens Team)

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