This image shows twins. What type of relationship do you think the sisters have with each other?

Do you know any twins? Are they alike or not?


Now , do this listening exercise


Matching exercise

You will hear five people talking about their sisters. Choose from the list on the right what each speaker says about her relationship with her sister.
Click here to listen SPEAKER 1, SPEAKER 2,SPEAKER 3,SPEAKER 4, SPEAKER 5

Source: Ready for First Certificate

















Now , answer the following questions:

  • Do you have a large family?

  • How many brothers and sisters have you got?

  • If you don't have any brothers or sisters , what are the advantages  of being an only child?

  • Do you have many cousins? Do you get on well with them?

  • Describe the relationship you have with one of your family members.

  • Do you take after your mother or your father? In what ways?

  • Do you see your granparents very often'