Рассмотрим тему «Семья» на английском языке. Выучим новую лексику на данную тему и прочитаем историю одной семьи на английском языке.
Новые слова для запоминания
Family tree (Фамильное дерево)
All the people here are Damon's relatives.
Luke is Dave and Maggie's son.
Karen is Dave and Maggle's daughter.
Maggle is Dave's wife.
Dave is Maggie's husband.
Elsie and Alf are Maggie's parents (=mother and father).
Dave is Paul's brother-in-law.
Jane is Maggie's sister-in-law.
James is Maggie's nephew.
Karen is Paul's niece.
Luke is Elsie's grandson.
Jessica is Elsie's granddaughter.
Family history (История семьи)
My parents got married 25 years ago. Two years later, my brother, Luke, was born. Then I was born a year after that. I’ve also got a sister, Karen, who is two years younger than me, so there are five of us in my family. Luke's got a girlfriend. Sue, and they live in a small flat. Karen and I still live with ourmum and dad. We spend a lot of time together.
Short glossary (Краткий глоссарий)
got married - Поженились (прошлое время)
be born - быть рожденным (уже начал жить)
there are five of us - нас пятеро (not we are five)
girlfriend/boyfriend - подруга / друг
mum inf mother dad inf father - mum (мама) mother (мать), dad (папа) father (отец)
spend time with someone - провести время с кем-то
together with each other - вместе с друг другом
How old are you? (Сколько тебе лет?)
Damon is 22 (years old), not He has 22 (years).
His brother is older than him. He's 23.
His sister is younger than him.She's 20.
Alf’s the oldest in the family.
Karen’s the youngest in the family.
Exercise: Расскажите о своей семье. Переведите и ответьте в полном объеме на вопросы ниже.
1. How many people are there in your family?
2. When were you born?
3. Have you got any brothers and sisters? If yes, are they older or younger than you?
4. In your family, who do you spend a lot of time with?
5. Do you all live together?