2.1 Age Categories
Notice the use of the verb to be
I am 134 years old
She is in her early /mid /late twenties
He is in his forties / You are in your teens
She is about sixty
Some useful tips to talk about people’s ageSome useful tips to talk about people’s age
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She´s a beautiful young woman
in her early twenties. She´s got
short, fair hair, blue eyes, thin
eyebrows and pale complexion.
She´s wearing strange make up
in her eyes (Her eyelashes are
extended as if they were
snakes or insect legs)
What’s their hair like?What’s their hair like?
He´s got short greyHe´s got short grey
hair and a receedinghair and a receeding
She´s got shoulder lengthShe´s got shoulder length
red straight hair with ared straight hair with a
fringe and centre parting.fringe and centre parting.