如果跟朋友第一次见面，你会怎样用英语向朋友介绍你的家庭?下面让(John and Sam)外教一对一为大家做精彩示范吧!
John: Do you have any siblings?
Sam: No, I am an only child. What about you?
John: I have 2 brothers and a sister!
Sam: Wow, a big family... I would have liked a sister
John: Yes, my brothers are both married and have kids. Family gatherings can be quite lively
Parents of parents are called grandparents and the families of people we marry are our -in-laws. The person you used to be married to is an ex. And should you remain married it's simply husband or wife.
父母的父母叫做grandparents，和我们结婚的人的家里人是我们的-in-laws。你之前的结婚对象叫做ex。如果你结婚了，就是 husband 或者wife。
Sam: So you have nieces and nephews then?
John: Oh yes. My sister divorced my brother-in-law before they had any kids but my brothers...
Sam: Your parents must be very proud!
John: It's Gran that is most proud. Grandfather and her love to baby sit.
Sam: Do you get along with your sisters-in-law?
John: They are really nice. Suzie, my eldest brother's wife is an Olympic swimmer!
John: Hah! You should sit down then, because I still have both great grandparents on my mom's side!
Sam: Goodness! I have a great uncle living in Canada, but I never see him
John: You should get in touch. It's great to have a sense of one's family tree
Sam: Where do you all live?
Families can be described with many interesting adjectives, such as big, small, close, estranged or Open, broken, nuclear or one-child. And how are the members of your family doing?
有很多有趣的形容词可以用来形容家庭，比如big, small, close, estranged or Open, broken, nuclear 或者one-child。你的家庭成员是做什么的啊?
John: Well, Troy lives in New York and has really done well
Sam: What does he do?
John: He became a lawyer right out of school and became partner of his firm within 3 years!
Sam: Wow, he really has gone far quickly.
John: My other brothers both work for my dad in the family business.
Last, what does your family do for fun together? You might want to talk about public holidays, hobbies and likes. Maybe your family enjoys picnicking or riding bikes.
最后想问问你，你们家平时一起参加的娱乐活动是什么呀?你可能会谈轮到public holidays, hobbies和likes。可能你的家庭喜欢picnicking或者riding bikes。
Sam: Do you have any dreams to travel or work overseas?'
John: I am very happy at home. I have a good job and having weekends and public holidays off is very important to me'.
Sam: What do you do in your spare time?'
John: The kids keep me very busy with picnics and sports days at school'
Sam: Well, I envy your loving family environment!'