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    1. career, disfunction in your family, and a lot more other

    2. wonder why your family is struggling, why they are

    3. He needed to go be with his family in England or something

    4. adopted into His family as children

    5. My original view [since revised!] was that “if you can’t give it away you might as well give up!” I also wanted to distribute copies to gain feedback as family and friends are not always the best critics

    6. Being a police officer meant he and his family had to be held up to a higher standard

    7. I final y realised that it was much lighter than the previous day and, when a young family walked past in beach attire, the penny

    8. With the insignia from his uniform he has the money to finance a family to raise and train a child to be my shadow, a child who has been trained to do nothing but zero in on those papers

    9. "A century ago, most people lived on farms in the country in isolated family units," says John Selby, a counselor, teacher, and the author of Solitude: The Art of Living with Yourself

    10. Changes in family and social environment are taking place at a fast rate within the lifetime of individuals

    11. This was his family now, his brothers

    12. influence what happens to you and your family and what they eat

    13. The family health history can influence health risks in the years ahead

    14. Even so, she told Hermann that she still loved her mother and they should all love her and take care of her because she’s family

    15. Keep family members and other visitors up to date on the patient's condition so they know what to expect in terms of interaction

    16. Also with a greater number of individuals moving out of the joint family system, this will ensure that retirees are better equipped to fend for themselves when faced with medical expenses

    17. Professional services of trained counselors may also be made available free of cost to senior citizens who are in the grip of anxiety, depression, grief arising out of bereavement and conflicts due to problematic relationships with family members

    18. Who made this web? Who supports this family? Certainly not him, and he doesn’t show a lot of gratitude for it

    19. The kinds of interpersonal violence that women are exposed to tend to be in domestic situations, by, unfortunately, parents or other family members, and they tend not to be one-shot deals

    20. Avoid arousing activities before bedtime like working, paying bills, engaging in competitive games or family problem solving

    21. Gathering of poets on the occasion of Holi and other family ceremonies are common

    22. should manifest in your family, health, business, where

    23. They meet fellow-devotees and withdraw from an interest in worldly matters, except those of the family and close relations

    24. Our engagements after retirement lead to interactions with different kinds of persons, such as immediate family members, near relatives, close friends, old acquaintances and new contacts

    25. Mom told me that she had a terrible childhood growing up with Grandma, though she said she loved her mother all the same and we should all love her and take care of her because she’s family

    26. The advent of constant media influence and increased mobility make it so that the morals and values of family groups are not passed down as unchanged as they once were

    27. Family remains a strong influence in kids' lives--even if teenagers and young adults do not always admit that they are listening to anything you say

    28. I didn’t need it … it had no family links for me by then so I told Henry put it in with the other props which get dragged out regularly

    29. But whatever happened with Herndon was doomed by his 'wife and kids' family style

    30. She comes from a poor family that wants her to dance because she was good at it when she was little and it makes them feel like they can schmooze above their social status if they have a daughter who does ballet

    31. ‘Why should I be judgemental? What right had I to judge? I had been married and had a family

    32. It was his dream that he would marry and have children … and Dan is a man to make his dreams reality … I think he had some crackbrained idea that he could have the wife and family along with my friendship as well … I daresay he thought I would come to terms with Joanna … after all, she was a friend of mine … it made some sort of sense

    33. Cockroaches belong to the order Blattoidea (family Blattidae), and can live up to a year

    34. We can prevail upon our own family members, neighbours and authorities to take concrete steps to remove the common causes of flooding i

    35. Punka tried to find solace in thoughts of protecting his family

    36. Odd, I can’t see him as a family man … but Stephen says he was desperate for children … so terribly sad about the baby … who could shoot a pregnant woman? The thought makes me shiver suddenly; there’s someone out there who took a gun, loaded it and shot Joanna Sadler in the back deliberately and then tried to make it look as though Liz Wynell had done it

    37. If you are leaving all your money to charity and nothing for your family, then emphasise the reason for doing so

    38. Disinheriting a close family member? State your reason

    39. The new society requires mobility where joint family concept may not be practical

    40. Her handler had given her a new life away from her all-too-cold foster family and the orphanage before that

    41. Even then wherever possible it is desirable to have a joint family, at least in terms of grand parents

    42. In special circumstances families of brothers and unmarried sisters may have also to live in a joint family

    43. The joint family conflicts are usually due to intolerance and comparison with each other

    44. Further they are easy to organize and the burden of arrangement can be shared within the family

    45. Family members can help the older relative feel more involved by spending time with them

    46. Family members can take turns visiting with a relative, taking them out to eat, going shopping, or doing other activities they enjoy

    47. One farmer tells us that providing food for his family all the year round ‘shouldn’t be a problem’, but that meat is only served once every two months

    48. Their loan, which buys three goats, may at least improve the family diet

    49. Given that the family remains the mainstay of care for older people in rural areas, boosting the household income is essential to improving care, including access to health care

    50. The approach should fit in the community context, reinforcing the traditional value of respect for the elderly in order to strengthen informal, family care for older people while utilizing their influence to solve day-to-day problems and obtain the cooperation of village population to the government

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    Synonyms for "family"

    family family unit family line folk kinfolk kinsfolk phratry sept category class home house household menage fellowship crime syndicate mob syndicate kin kinsperson relations folks clan kith kindred lineage race order genus species subdivision offspring progeny antecedents descent ancestry

    "family" definitions

    a social unit living together

    primary social group; parents and children

    a collection of things sharing a common attribute

    people descended from a common ancestor

    a person having kinship with another or others

    (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more genera

    a loose affiliation of gangsters in charge of organized criminal activities

    an association of people who share common beliefs or activities