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Read Aiden’s email and answer the questions.

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a Complete the email with the correct words. Choose from the words in the box. You can use some words more than once.

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Aiden@yahoo.co.uk

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yoko@cali.com

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My family

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aunt – child – cousins – daughter – father – mother – nephew – niece – sister – son – stepmother – stepsister – uncle

Dear Yoko,

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Let me tell you about my family. I live with my         and my big        .

We live in London. My mum’s name is Carmen. She’s Spanish and she speaks English and Spanish. She’s a Spanish teacher. She’s short and slim; she’s got long, brown hair and brown eyes.

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Soon after my mother Carmen and         Oliver got married, they had their first        , my sister Ruby. She is 16 and she loves listening to music. A few years later,

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came along. Things didn’t really work out, so they got divorced.

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My father remarried to my           . She’s really nice. My stepmother’s name is

Sophie. She already had a         from her first marriage, my         Lucie, who From

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is 5 years younger than me. Sophie and Lucie are French.

My father isn’t my grandparents’ only        . They have another        ,

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my         George. His wife is my         Megan. I am their         and

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Ruby is their        . Their children are Samuel and Charlotte. They are my        .

We really like meeting up with them. They also have a great dog. His name is Simba. Isn’t that a great name? Simba loves playing with his teddy bear. Although its clothes are completely ripped,

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Simba keeps carrying it around. Write soon and tell me about your family. Kind regards,

one hundred and seventy-two

Aiden

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