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The Family (Part 1)

 

Practice the sentences

Listen to the dialog and choose the matching statement.
Do you have siblings?en
I have a sister.en
 
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    • He has a sister.en
       
    • He has a brother.en
       
    • He is an only child.en
       
 
 
My family is big.en
You are lucky! I am an only child.en
 
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    • Her family is big.en
       
    • He is an only child.en
       
    • His family is big.en
       
 
 
Do you have aunts or uncles?en
My dad has one brother.en
 
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    • She has one uncle.en
       
    • She has one aunt.en
       
    • Her dad has no siblings.en
       
 
 
 
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Practice the phrases

Build the sentence by clicking on the words.
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Learn the dialog

Listen to the dialog while reading the text.
How is your family?en
They are good. How is yours?en
Also good. My brother just got married.en
That is great. Does he have children?en
Yes, I have one nephew.en
How are your children?en
They are busy. They are in university.en
And how is your wife?en
Good, I think. She just started a new job.en
That sounds great.en
 

Practice the dialog

Complete the dialog.
 
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They are   . How is yours?
 
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Also good. My   just got married.
 
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That is great. Does he have   ?
 
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Yes, I   one nephew.
 
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How   your children?
 
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They are   . They are in university.
 
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And how is your   ?
 
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Good, I think. She just started a new   .
 
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That   great.
 
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Practice Listening

Listen to the dialog and continue with the matching answer.
 
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    • Maybe a bed would be nice.en
       
    • Yes, I don't like being an only child.en
       
    • No, I think swimming is great.en
       
 
 
 
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    • They should be four and six years old now.en
       
    • I think they like cats.en
       
    • They go to soccer practice every week.en
       
 
 
 
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    • Are they retired already?en
       
    • Do they have a carpet?en
       
    • When is their meeting?en
       
 
 
 
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Speak a dialog

Speak your answers to the dialog (when it's your turn). Record your answers to the dialog (when it's your turn). Then replay your recording and compare each recorded part to the original.
David
How is your family?en
You
They are good. How is yours? en
Also good. My brother just got married.en
That is great. Does he have children? en
Yes, I have one nephew.en
How are your children? en
They are busy. They are in university.en
And how is your wife? en
Good, I think. She just started a new job.en
That sounds great. en
Speak your answers to the dialog (when it's your turn). Record your answers to the dialog (when it's your turn). Then replay your recording and compare each recorded part to the original.
You
How is your family? en
Ashlee
They are good. How is yours?en
Also good. My brother just got married. en
That is great. Does he have children?en
Yes, I have one nephew. en
How are your children?en
They are busy. They are in university. en
And how is your wife?en
Good, I think. She just started a new job. en
That sounds great.en
 
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