Hello, I’m Roxana, l have a friendly, funny and big family, and we always sit in the
living room and talk. We get on well We sometime go out to eat and we tell each
other’s everything. We also study and watch TV together, we like to go out walking
on weekend my family usually goes visiting to my grandparents in holy days. My
mom and sister always prepare lunch together. They often prepare delicious food.
My dad and I sometimes do the dishes. I have 2 brothers and 1 sisters. My brother´s
names are John, James and Jake. My sister’s names is Stacey. My older brother is
18 years old, he is in the university and my younger brothers is 16 year old he is in
a public high school and my youngest sister is 1 year old she is a beautiful baby.
We all live with my parents, Joseph and Stella. My Dad has two brothers and one
sister. His brother’s name are John and Jack and his sister name is Melissa. My
Mother has one brother his name is Robert. I still have all of my grandparents. My
mother’s side are Marry and Edward and my father’s side are Robert and Lucy.
Some questions with possible answers
Where is your family originally from?
Originally, my parents, and their parents are from Medellin in Colombia.
Who is the funniest person in your family?
The funniest person in my family is my mother. She's really funny. She’s a really
good sense of humor, and she plays tricks on people, but everybody in my family
has a good sense of humor.
Who is the youngest person in your family?
The youngest person in my family actually is my cousin was born about two weeks
ago. Her name is Emma. She is two weeks old.
Who is the most serious person in your family?
The most serious person in my family is _____________ he/she is very
responsible, committed and honest person. Or Actually, I don't think anybody
in my family is serious person.
Who is the most generous person in your whole family?
The most generous person in my family is My brother he is really generous and he
makes me feel bad because he's so generous in buying me things and giving me
things, he all the time has a Gift, present, treat, offering, give-away. For everybody
in special for me. Or in my family don’t have generous person anybody have
some Gift, present, treat, offering, give-away with anyone
Who do you talk with the most in your family?
All of them really, but I suppose deep down I maybe talk to my mom the most. I tell
her most things that another. In my family l don’t talk with anyone I have don’t
Who do you resemble the most in your family?
Some people say I look like me mom and some people say I look like my dad but
most people say I look like my brother, so maybe my brother.
Is it better to have a big family or a small family?
I grew up in a big family and it was really good: four brothers and one sister and my
parents and a dog, so there were lots of people around and I think a big family is
good. You're never lonely and there's always someone to hang around with or play
with or do something with and lots of things to share and you learn some good
values about sharing and being patient and, yeah, I think big families are better
than small families.
When does your family get together?
My family gets together at Christ-mas, but even then not everybody does. I think
really we only see the entire family at weddings and at funerals.
I have got two brothers and one sister Tengo dos hermanos y una hermana
There are five of us in my family Somos cinco en mi familia
I have got a big family Tengo una familia grande
There are not many of us in my family No somos muchos en mi familia
We all live together in the same house Vivimos todos juntos en la misma casa
We do not live together now No vivimos juntos ahora
My brother is a teacher Mi hermano es profesor
My sister is a doctor Mi hermana es médico
My father works in a factory Mi padre trabaja en una fábrica
My mother works in an insurance company
Mi madre trabaja en una empresa de seguros
My parents are retired Mis padres están jubilados
My parents do not work anymore Mis padres ya no trabajan
My sister is a part-time secretary
Mi hermana trabaja tiempo parcial como secretaria
My aunt only works two days a week
Mi tía tenía solo trabaja dos días a la semana.
I love my brother very much Quiero mucho a mi hermano
I love my grandparents; they are so kind
Adoro a mis abuelos; son muy amables
My brothers and sisters are very out going
Mis hermanos son muy extrovertidos
We are all shy in my family
Somos todos bastante tímidos en mi familia
My brother is quite tall with dark hair and brown eyes
Mi hermano es bastante alto con pelo oscuro y ojos marrones
My sister is slim and fair
Mi hermana es delgada y rubia
My brother is not very attractive. His hair is long and fair.
Mi hermano no es muy atractivo Tiene el pelo largo y rubio.
My oldest brother is very handsome. He is a very strong, athletic
body and he likes sport - Mi hermano mayor es muy guapo. Tiene un
cuerpo fuerte y atlético y le gusta el deporte.
My youngest sister is rather unattractive ( pretty ugly ). She is sixteen
years old, very skinny and she is got a lot of spots. - Mi hermana
menor es poco atractiva ( bastante fea ). Tiene dieciséis años, es muy
flaca y tiene granos.
My father is fairly old-fashioned. - Mi padre es bastante antiguo.
I am the oldest / youngest of the family.
Soy el / la mayor / menor de la familia.
I am the second oldest in my family Soy el segundo de la familia
I don’t have any brothers or sisters / No tengo hermanos
I get on very well with nearly all my family
Me llevo bastante bien con casi toda mi familia
I do not get on well with some of my brothers
No me llevo bien con algunos de mis hermanos
We get on well - Nos llevamos bien
I was born in 1964 - Nací en 1964
I am an only child. - Soy hijo /a único /a
I have not got any brothers or sisters. - No tengo hermanos.
THE FAMILY MEMBERS / MIEMBROS DE LA FAMILIA
Mother - madre,
Father - padre,
Parents - padres,
Wife - esposa ,
Husband - esposo
Grandfather - abuelo,
Grandmother - abuela,
Great grandfather -
Grandparents - abuelos,
Son - hijo,
Granddaughter / nieta,
Grandchildren / nietos,
child ( children ), niño (
Only child / hijo único,
Oldest el mayor
Youngest el menor
Ancestors / antecesores
Aunt / tía,
Uncle / tío,
Daughter r-in-law, nuera,
Stepmother / madrastra