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About my family

From: kellycali@ainrofilac.eg

To: yoko@idkwyl.ptm

Subject: My family


Dear Yoko

Let me tell you about my family. I live with my mum, my dad and my big sister. We live in California. My mum’s name is Carmen. She’s Mexican and she speaks English and Spanish. She’s a Spanish teacher. She’s short and slim, she’s got long, brown hair and brown eyes. My dad’s name is David. He’s American. He’s tall and a little fat! He’s got short brown hair and blue eyes. He works in a bank. My sister Shania is 14 and she loves listening to music. She listens to music all the time! She’s got long brown hair and green eyes, like me. I’ve got long hair too. We’ve got a pet dog, Brandy. He’s black and white and very friendly.

Write soon and tell me about your family.



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Do you have a big family?


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Tina - Coordinator 5 June, 2015 - 15:42

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Mikyaleee 3 June, 2015 - 16:04

i have a very big family.... my grandma and grandpa have 12 childern. My mom is the second. Then my mom merried with my father and got 5 childern. I'm the last.

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lucasrico123 3 June, 2015 - 02:26

Hi! My family has 5 members. I live with My two Brothers, with my parents and me.I Love my family.
I live in Brazil, in Brasilia ( the capital of Brazil). I´m learning english and I like this language.

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HongHanhLe 28 May, 2015 - 09:58

Hi friends :) I'm a new remember of British Council. My family has 7 members: my parents, three my brothers, me and my young sister. My parents just only small business but they can provide for children a life surfficiently. My young sister is shorter 1 year and I really love her. She's not tall and a litlle fat, dark hair and she wear glasses. My brothers are youth, can worry for life them and I love them very much. Now I'm not live with my family and the future can not with them, so I wish my family always happy, funny and love me like I love them. I miss my family very much.

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RedYellowTomorrow 27 May, 2015 - 05:12

Hello, My name is RedYellowTomorrow. My family consists seven members. Their name are Red, Black, White, Yellow, Green, Blue and Brown. The Artist always use us to paint their pictures and like things that. I feel happy because help them create a lot of beautiful pictures, sell to people in around the world.

Thank you for feedback!

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Margula 8 May, 2015 - 16:36

No, I live with my sister and parents. In the other part of our house live my granny and uncle.

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hadia 2 April, 2015 - 09:38

We are six family members(including me) : my father , my mother, my elder sister and my two brothers! my father is a professor i a university , my mother is a housewife, my sister studies in a medical university and wants to be cardiologist, my elder brother is also studying in a university .... me and my younger brother study in school!
We are a very happy family! :)

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Androi 26 January, 2015 - 16:24

I live with my mom, my step father and my little sister and my pet dog
My mom is working as a secretary.

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mohamed_aba 10 July, 2014 - 04:19

We are my mum and my dad and tree sister . not my mam and my dad and my sister :v :D

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omrid23 2 June, 2014 - 22:17

i've a big family. me and two brothers and mom and dad
my big's brother work in an office
and my's little brother in an army
my dad's work in a hospital
and my mum's in an school

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nguyenvuhau 23 May, 2014 - 04:49

There're 6 people in my family: my father and 5 children of his. My mum died when I was 8. I'm the fourth child and I have a younger sister. I love my family.

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WildChild 29 October, 2013 - 20:50

Well, I live with my father, mother and little sister, and I also have a dog. Idk if that's a big family, but I think it's not big, cause I have a friend who has 2 sisters and 3 brothers (and they also live with mom and dad) :D

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JoEditor 23 October, 2013 - 14:54

Hi Hanyc,
You can find all the information you need on this page: http://www.britishcouncil.org/montenegro-english-learn_english-montenegro_english_challenge.htm  please use the information about the challenge at the bottom of that page to contact the people organising this, in Montenegro. LearnEnglish Teens website is not organising this competition. Good luck with it! 
Jo (LearnEnglish Teens Team) 

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Hanyc 23 October, 2013 - 14:41

There are 5 members in my family.Mum, Dad, and the two most anoying things I have ever seen,My little sister and brother....I guess it will bee more of the little anoying things... :P I'm the oldest:)

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