Talking About Family


Conversation Practice:  Talking about Family

1. Tell your classmates or teacher about your family.

(If you have a family photograph, you may wish to show it to them.)


There are five people in my family.

(My mom, dad, older brother, younger sister and me.)
My mother is a dentist. My father is a veterinarian. I have two brothers and one sister.

OR (while showing a picture)

This is my grandma… This is my dad… This is me, when I was 9 years old.


2. Ask your classmates about their families.

Listen and ask appropriate related questions.

How many brothers and sisters do you have, Tammy?

I just have one sister.

What’s her name?


How old is she?

She’s seventeen.

Speaking Situations: Talking about Family

See also
Textbook:New Interchange Intro, Chapter 6



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