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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.

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Submitted by NayYee on Thu, 04/27/2023 - 02:46

Hi Kelly!Hi Everyone!I'm the new here now.
I am IMiraitowa,this name is very strange ,so everyone can call me JJ.I'm near 15 years old.I have a big family. There are many family members in my big family.Let' s me introduce you in turn.The first one is my dad.His name is Andy.He's got balck long hair in the past.Now he's got black short hair, big eyes,a little beard,dimple.He's tall and a little fat.He's a breeding staff. I think he interested in news and take photos.In the past he likes to take photos for us.Sometimes he will be with us take photos. This is memory for us in Future. The second one is my lovely mum. Her name is Win.She's got black and white short hair,big eyes.She's medium height and medium weight.She's a housewife now.In past she is a manager.My mum she interested in learning more things.She always teachs as to study hard.The third one is my big sister.Her name is Rosie.She's a student. This year she's 17 years old.She's got short black hair,big eyes,one side dimple.She's a little fat and short.So she go to the gym everyday and do exercise.She interested in cooking but I don't like cooking.The fourth one is my brother.His name is Andy(same name with dad).He's a student.He's 10 years old.He is very disobedient and often provokes to beat him.He's got a brown short hair,big eyes,dimple.When he smiles his dimple pop out.He's short and a little fat.As well in my big family there have my many uncles,aunts and grandmas,cousins.I have 2 big cousin sister,1 big cousin brother, 2 younger sister,1 younger brother.Introduce myself again, My name is IMiraitowa.I'm 14.I'm a student.I've got blonde short hair, small eyes,dimple(BUT MY DIMPLE NOT LIKE MY LITTLE BROTHER, I'M JEALOUSE MY BROTHER DIMPLE HAhaha') !I can speak Chinese,English, a liitle Japanese and Burmese.I'm interested in Art.If you are interested in art, would you like to be my friend?If you are not interested, you can also?^_~Let me end with this. Write soon as possible.Nice to meet all of person.Best wishes for eveyone.Bye(再见(^///^)☆*: .。. o(≧▽≦)o .。.:*☆

Submitted by jenni_2001 on Wed, 04/12/2023 - 00:55

Hi! everyone! I'm Jennifer. I'm going to talk about my family. In fact, I don’t have a big family. I live in a small house with my mum and my sister. My father died 15 years ago. My mum is Ecuadorian. She’s got long brown hair, brown eyes, and a small nose. She is a teacher and works in the school near my house. My sister is 23 years old. She’s got short blonde hair and brown eyes. She is a student, and she is studying medicine at the university. We’ve got two pet dogs. The first is named Caramela, she is small. The other is named Cococha, she is big because she is a husky. They are friendly and playful with people.

Submitted by LPMOJICA on Tue, 03/28/2023 - 04:38

Hi,I live with my mum, my dad and my two sisters, We live in BA. My mum´s name is Antonia. She's mexican and she is a merchant, she sells sweets.She's tall and slim, she's got short, brown hair and brown eyes. Mydad's name is Agustin. He's mexican too. He's shot and little fat.She's got short brown hair and brown eyes. He workss in a law firm, he's a lawyer. My sister Paty is 30 and is a nurse, My other sister Cinthya is 25 and is also a nurse. They Both exercise and work in a gym.

Submitted by CK on Fri, 03/24/2023 - 09:26

I live in Sweden. I have a normal family. I have a dad, mum and a big sister. We are all pretty small.

Submitted by haidar15 on Wed, 12/07/2022 - 09:12

Hi everybody
Yes, I have very big family, there is my grand father, I have two uncle and two aunty, and I live with my parents.

Submitted by antonio3043 on Sat, 01/07/2023 - 20:29

Who do you live with?
Hello everyone:

Let´s talk about my family. I live with my dad and mom in Mexico City, currently they support me with my studies. My dad was teacher in basic level, already he's retired. He's short and slim. Also he's a serious man because usually he doesn't like to talk with others. My mom is short, and she's got long, brown hair and brown eyes. She's sociable and kind with everybody, she's a housewife. As well, I have 4 brothers, my big sister is 30 years old, and my younger siblings are 14, 13, and 5 years old respectively. All of them are funny and great brothers with me, even though sometimes they bother me. All of them are handsome as me, but I think I'm the most! Lastly, I have a pet dog called Wero. It's a good dog, white and friendly.

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Submitted by MeaMea on Fri, 10/21/2022 - 14:42

Let me tell you about my family. I have old brother, my mom, my dad, and my grandma. We live in Nederlands. But we from Japan.Because my dad work Nederland. My old brother and I go to international school. My old brother is 15 years. And he has black hair. Also me. my mom have brown hair and brown eyes. my dad have white hair. We don't have pet. I want a pet. If I get a pet, L'm I want a cat.

Submitted by shinta on Fri, 10/14/2022 - 09:30

No, I do not have big family. I live with my mother, my father, my young sister.

Submitted by futuer on Tue, 09/06/2022 - 22:24

Hi everyone :) I am somayeh , I wanna talk about my family ; well , I live with my mom , dad and my younger siblings ( samaneh and mostafa ) . we live in Iran , in ahvaz city and we speak farsi and arabic in home. my mom is so kind and friendly , she's housewife and she interested in art and reading books so much. about my dad : he's a nice man he is hardworking and smart , he interested in old music , swimming , English and korean movies . my sister's name is samaneh , she's 9 she so quiet ; we don't talk a lot together !! mostafa is my younger brother he's10 ; he's so fun and outgoing he interested in animations and computer games a lot . he's so cool :)) and lovely but I am sometimes boss him around !! hahaha ;)) hope you like it guys :) bye!

Submitted by LauraMar on Thu, 09/01/2022 - 23:38

DEAR KELLY I have a big family, we live in COLOMBIAN country, it is conformed by my mom, my dad, my brother, my grandmother, my aunt and my cousin and obviously me, we are pacific persons and very workers, my parents have their own factory.

Submitted by Adelyatam on Thu, 09/01/2022 - 16:32

My name is Adelya l am 12 years old. l live with my family.
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Submitted by Javiera_Ophelia on Tue, 03/01/2022 - 01:36

Good Evening . I have a small family . My mother is Roxana. She's a well person . She's 51 years old . My father is Genaro . He's 50 years old . He's a taxi driver . I have a sister , her name is Fernanda . She's a student . I have an adorable cat , his name's Niebla .

Submitted by Remix on Sun, 01/02/2022 - 06:35

Hi my name is Dulguun. I'm 15. I live in Mongolia. I haven't big family. I live in with my family. My dad name is John. He works in driver. He's got short black hair, brown eyes. My mum's name is Karen. She's works at school. She's got long brown hair brown eyes.
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Submitted by Chayanne on Fri, 12/17/2021 - 17:45

I dosn't have a big family, only is composed by 4 persons: I, my sister, my dad and my mother.

Submitted by Astudent on Thu, 12/02/2021 - 20:20

Hello,I'm a girl,at the moment I live with my parents and my little brother in Brazil. And I don't have a big family, i think.

Submitted by banvyle on Tue, 11/16/2021 - 01:30

Hi My name is Vy, I'm from Vietnam. I live in Ho Chi Minh City with my dad, mom, and younger brother. My dad's name is Vu, he is a worker, he's tall and he's got short black hair and black eyes. My mum's name is Trang, she's a worker too. she's got long black hair and black eyes. Finally, my younger brother has 14 years old, he's tall and he's got short black hair and black. He's a student. Every day, we have dinner and together watch TV. I love my family so much.
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Submitted by Meliodas on Wed, 11/10/2021 - 15:33

Hello Guys! My name is Swan Htet. I live with my mum and dad. We live in Burma(Myanmar) and it's a very beautiful country but sadly it's under the military coup right now. I have a medium house in my hometown, Paungde. My house have only one bed room, one bath room, one kitchen and one living room. My mum is a nurse and my father is an owner of pharmacy. My mother's got long black hair and dark eyes and my father has dark hair and black eyes. My mother is 49 years old and my father is 48 years old. We are not very rich but we are a happy family. Thank for your time. If i make mistakes I'm sorry for my bad grammar and I'm new comer to this website.

Submitted by LissaFoxy on Tue, 11/09/2021 - 16:41

Dear Sofia Let me tellyou about my family.l live with my mum, my dad and my small brother. I have cat and parrot. I go dancing and practice English. My brother go in nursery shool. Write soon and tell me about your family. Love Nika

Submitted by anhxloori on Mon, 10/25/2021 - 07:04

I live in a big family. My extended family has 10 people: my grandparents, my three uncles and his wife, my cousins (two brothers and one little sister); but my immediate family only has two people. It’s just my Mum and me. My Mum is nearly 40 years old. She’s got short black hair and big brown eye. Especially for her smile, it’s bright and beautiful, which I wish I could have. Her job is a journalist. She is kind and supportive and always gives me very good advice. She is always there for me. More than that, she is an excellent cook and she loves to create new delicious food. I’m crazy about her dishes. My mom and dad had divorced when I was little. That’s why I don’t live with him. My grandparents are farmers. My nanny is 60 years old but she is so sprightly and energetic, she cherishes her children a lot. She loves feeding her animals and taking care of them. She also enjoys working in a garden. I used to spend my summer in her garden listening to her fairy tale stories. My grandpa is over 65 years old. He is pretty quiet and hardworking. He wakes up very early every morning day and goes to work. He is super patient, informal, and easy-going. He really likes people but doesn’t love talking to them all the time. He is definitely the introvert of the family. What all this means he likes working alone all the time. My all uncles married and have lovely children, except one person. My second uncle is still alone now. He is waiting to a right woman just suit for him. My cousins and I get along with each other, sometimes we have fights and arguments but we make up very soon afterward. I love my little cousin. She is a cutie, and she is growing fast. She will talk your arm off. She has such a big vocabulary for such a small person. I love my family. I so happy to have the wonderful family. Is my text okey?

Submitted by Assiar on Wed, 10/06/2021 - 17:58

Hello everyone! My name is Raissa and i live with my mom, my little sister and my cat. We live in Portugal. My mom´s name is Cristina, she´s Brazilian. She´s short and slim, she´s got medium, blond hair and black eyes. My sister´s name is Fabricia, she´s eight and is short and slim. She´s got long, brown hair and brown eyes, like me. My cat is black and white and very sleeper. Raissa

Submitted by DungXisHaiyan on Mon, 10/04/2021 - 14:15

Hi everybody Now, I'll talk about my family with you. I'm from VietNam and so is my family . I live in a small city with my Mum, my Dad and my big brother's family. I'm 21 year old and now I study at Post and Telecommunications Institute of Technology (PTiT) so I'm living away from home. In my freetime, I always listen to music because I love it. I can play a lot of musical instrument such as the guitar, Cajon, Flute, Piano,.... Sometime I write a few a song and sing it. My Mum is the best. She's 43 and she is a farmer. My Mum name is Xuan. Her name have a meaning "Spring". She usually take care me, she always call me before the dinner and talk with me. My Dad name's Dao and he very wonderful. He is very kind and everyone around him always loves him. He always give me a smile when he see me. I'm living far from home so he very miss me. Time is running and my Dad is 50 year old. I see he is growing older with the time, and I will sad because it. My name big brother's Tuan Anh, he is 29. He is a engineer in a foreign company. He have a small family with his wife and two Children. He is friendly. If you read a my story, please reply. Have a good day!
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Submitted by Fenic on Wed, 09/29/2021 - 07:40

No, I don't have a big family.

Submitted by Hadeel911 on Tue, 09/07/2021 - 09:11

Dear Kelly God save you and your family. Let me tell you about mine. I have a small family, that just my father, my mum , my big sister Haifa. We live in Dubai for three years. My father works there as a manager for large company and my mum has her own business, a small gift shop. Sometimes when I finished my school I go to work with her. My sister haifa works in a bank and she has good experience in finance management. Regards, Hind

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Submitted by Chit on Tue, 08/24/2021 - 09:22

Yes, I have a big family. My grandma, my mom, my dad, my aunt, my little three brothers.

Submitted by ledai0102 on Thu, 08/19/2021 - 10:00

I have very big family. i live in a small flat near the sea with my mum, dad and my older sister. We live in Dominicano. My dad is ingeneer and he works in a big company. my mum is business woman, she has a bakery. My older sister and I are pupils. We study at the school near the sea, and some of our lessons take place at the beach. We also have 2 dogs, one cat and red parrot. I like to talk with him and listen to him. I really love my big family and i like to live in Dominicano.

Submitted by Ammar on Sat, 07/24/2021 - 10:23

Yes, I live with my mum, father, and three brothers, my mother is Egyptian, she speaks Arabic, she is housewife, she is tall and a little fat!, she's got long black hair and black eyes, my father is Egyptian, he speaks Arabic, he is medium tall and slim, he's got short black hair and brown eyes, he is Tax Accountant, my brother Bakr is an English instructor, he speaks Arabic and English, he is short and a little fat, he's got short black hair and black eyes.
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Submitted by FlowerQueen on Tue, 07/20/2021 - 14:36

Yes, I have a big family. I live with my mother, father and my little brother in Germany, near Stuttgart. The other members of my family live in South Korea. I have ten cousins, six aunts and six uncles. (And two grandmothers and two grandfathers.) There is a daughter from my cousin too, and the three wives of my cousins. My mother has got dark, wavy hair and she has brown eyes. She is not too big and she is slim. My father has got dark, short hair and brown eyes too. He is also not too big and a little fat. My little brother likes Lego. He has got short dark hair and brown eyes. He is a little shorter than me and he is very slim. I have dark, long, straight hair and brown eyes, I like meeting friends.

Submitted by Rock123 on Thu, 06/17/2021 - 22:59

Hello! My name is Angel, I am from Mexico City, I live with my father and grandfather, My dad works as head of security, I have no brothers but I have a dog Goodbye

Submitted by Blue_Calamar on Wed, 05/12/2021 - 22:09

Hi! My name is Ana I live in Quito-Ecuador, I live with my mom, my two sisters and my brother. My mom works in a bank, my sister is 10 years old, my other sister works in a multinacional company, she is tall, inteligente, my brother is music. Bye

Submitted by kookykhaira17 on Fri, 05/28/2021 - 03:38

Hi! My name is Khaira.I live in Malaysia.I live with my mum,dad and my younger sister.My mom works in a bank.My dad works at a car dealership.My younger sister is 11 years old and currently at a primary school that I use to study.My sister is very funny and can be annoying sometimes.

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Submitted by Boundlessocean2005 on Tue, 05/04/2021 - 11:23

My name is paliz I live in Iran. My mam's name is shabnam she's so beautiful and kind . My dad's name is behnam esmaily he is kind too.

Submitted by Mari771 on Thu, 04/01/2021 - 14:47

I’ll tell you about my family, I live in a house with my parents and my big brother. My mom will be a teacher of kids, she loves kids. My father is short but very cute. My brother work’s with my cousin. And I’m a student. bye!!!

Submitted by nea_06 on Tue, 03/23/2021 - 08:43

hi! I have a family not so big its me and my dad, my mom and my littel sister.I also have a cat she is black and the nicest cat I ever seen.I also have a rabbit she had a littel brother but he died for 5 years ago. Thank you! Have a nice day!

Submitted by ThamaraFaz on Sun, 03/14/2021 - 04:28

In my familiy we are 4 my dad my mom my brother and me my house is a small

Submitted by britisha2021 on Tue, 03/09/2021 - 20:14

My name is Bara'a ,Im 15 years old . I live with my family .

Submitted by osfesa on Mon, 03/01/2021 - 17:01

Hello everyone! I have read your emails recently, and you guys have a very interesting life! Now, I’m going to talk about me and my family. My name’s Óscar. I’m fifteen, now I’m in the fourth year of secondary school. I live with my two big brothers and my parents in a small town of “Valencia”, in Spain. My brothers’ names are César like my father’s name and Borja, they both have short black hair. My parents’ names are Inma and César. My mom has long wavy blond hair. She works as a physiotherapist. My dad has short black hair. He works in a farm. In my free time, I like to do exercise or practice basketball and do karate. I hope you guys like it. I’m waiting for knowing more about you. See you!

Submitted by Valbj on Mon, 03/01/2021 - 11:35

Hi mates! How've you been? I going to introduce myself. My names Valerie, I'm 15 years old and I'm from Spain. I'm study at the highchool in La Linea. I live with my mum, dad, sister in a flat. My mother's name is Lola, she's 50 years old, she's works as a housekeeper. My father's name is Sebastian, he's 55 yearsold and his works as a sales assistant in a foodshop. My sister's name is Raquel and she's 23 years old, she's works as a secretary. We're a small family but very closer, we usually have meals toguetter every at the weekend, I really enjoy to spend time with then, family is very important, so keep in touch with your family guys. See you soon, Valerie.

Submitted by huongvu on Mon, 03/01/2021 - 05:58

Dear Kelly, I'm so happy to hear from you again. Well, my family used to be a nuclear family with my parents, me and my older brother. Now that my older brother got married and had a baby, we sort of become an extended family. We live in a lovely two-storey house in a peaceful village in the countryside of Vietnam. I love the atmosphere, the people and the scenery here in my hometown very much. If you have a chance, take a visit to my house and I will show you around. There are lots of things waiting for you here. Let's get back to my family. My family are all tall and thin. My mum is 49 years old and my dad is five years older than my mum, which means he's 54. My mom has got white skin, smooth long black hair and an oval face. Right now, she is a primary teacher teaching Math and Literature in grade 2. My mom is a caring, loving woman who can do everything to make us kids safe and happy. My dad is a retired navy. He is tall, thin and has light brown skin. He is very good at cooking and he is responsible for doing most of the heavy lifting in my house. One unpleasant thing about him, I have to say, is his short temper. Except for that point, he's a good dad. I also have a big brother who is now 26. He followed in my dad's footsteps and now he works as a professional navy. I'm very proud of him. We gets quite along with each other. My sister-in-law is at the same age as my bro, and she is a lawyer. She is short and slim. They have married and had a girl baby. My niece is 4 months now and she is so adorable. Her nickname is "apple", which reminds me of many sayings "An apple for a day keeps the doctor away", or "You are the apple of my eyes". The name says it all. We love and adore her a lot. My apple has a round, cute face with 2 sparkling eyes and lovely nose and a heart- melting smile. She must become a pretty and smart girl when growing up. I love my family very much. Thank you for your time and I hope that we will meet up one day. Best regards, Your friend.

Submitted by VovaNovo on Tue, 02/23/2021 - 11:25

My name is Vova. I have a family. We live in Novorossiysk. My mum’s name is Olga. She is a tutor. She is short and slim; she’s got long straight brown hair and brown eyes. My dad’s name is Igor. He is tall and slim. He’s got short brown hair and brown eyes. He is a seaman. I love my family. We like spending time together. We like walking outdoors, riding bikes and watching TV together. Actually, I take after my dad, but I am close to my mum because I spend a lot of time with her. I love my family.

Submitted by Takeang_TK on Tue, 02/16/2021 - 17:46

Hello everyone My name is Takeang. I live in Thailand , My family it's Chinese . It's my mum my dad and my big sister. My mum name is yao, she's speak Thai, Chinese and English She's got long back hair and brown eyes. My dad is Chinese, he's tell and strong . My big sister study at the University in Thailand and me study school in UK .
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Submitted by zsmirghasmy on Wed, 02/03/2021 - 16:58

Hi guys I`m Zeinab. I and my family live in Tehran in Iran. They are Muslim. I don`t have very big family. Me and a big brother and dad our mom. My brother have 21 years old. his name is Abbas. Hi is so kind and clever. Hi is programmer. My home not big our not small. my home have 3 rooms. one for me, one for Abbas and one for my father and mother. My father and my mother are principle of school. They are a bit serious. I love my family

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Hey there, you did a good job :D I have corrected the very small mistakes you made below, you didn't make many mistakes though so well done!

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Submitted by Aida_2007 on Mon, 01/25/2021 - 14:25

hi!! im aida and 13 yo .so i have a medium family not too big not too short . i live with my mum dad and my twin brother ( some times i hate him but i love him ) we live in iran. we have a small home . my home have only 2 rooms 1 bath room and 1 shower room and a kitchen !!! me and my brother grade 8 in high school im billie eilish and ariana grande and one-d super fan . :)

Submitted by ar45xf on Wed, 01/13/2021 - 23:40

Dear friend, I am going to tell you about my family, my family is very big, I currently live with my grandmother and my father, we live well, we are supe fun every day in my house that is in Mexico, I enjoy it a lot every day, your daughters and sons come to visit some of their children ... I am always in the care of my grandmother and the security the house I together with my father help hi in the house to maintain a good environment and orderly cleanliness. You should come to know me more and my cousins who are a disaster and you will have a great time I'll wait for you in CDMX
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Submitted by RosenSindSchwarz29 on Mon, 01/11/2021 - 14:32

Hallo everyone! I'm new here now. My name's Rose. I'm 14 and I come from Germany. My mother’s French and my father’s German, so I’m bilingual. But we mostly speak German at home. Let’s tell something about my family. I’ve got mother, father and a (younger) twin sister. I’m medium high and slim. I’ve got long blond wavy hair with fair sun highlights. I’ve got olive green eyes with small eyebrows. I’ve got small upturned nose, full lips and healthy teeth. I have freckles and a beauty spot. Somebody call me Lotte, because that’s my cat’s name and they want joke. She's black with white paws and green eyes. Even black is my favourite colour. My twin sister Gwen is as such as me, only that he also wears a dental orthodontic appliance. She’s friendly and a little less shy than I. My mom Laura is 46 years old. She’s medium high and slim too. She’s got blond wavy hair shoulder length. She also has light green eyes and charming smile. She’s great mom. My dad Marshall is 48 years old. He’s tall and slender. He’s got dark brown curly hair and sea blue eyes. He likes to joke. Write soon as possible. Nice to meet all of you. Would any of you be my friend? Best wishes, Rose =)
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