Talk about a thing that your family has kept for a long time / Describe an old object which your family has kept for a long time.
You should say
What is the object?
Where your family got it from?
How long has it been in your family?
Yeah, we have; there is this wooden chair made with the rosewood; we kept this chair because of my grandfather’s Remembrance, paternal Side, my mother’s father, so she kept it as on his Remembrance . As I Said, My mother brought it from my grandfather’s house after his death. She loves Him very much. After My mother’s father died, My mother brought it to our house. It has been almost 10 years since we have had that in our home; still, it is looking good and serves its purpose.
Follow-Ups Talk about a Thing that Your Family Has Kept for a Long Time
Question1.Which do you think are better, old things or new things?
Answer – It depends if my job is done by using old ones it is ok for me. But new objects will give some energy in life.
Question2.Besides family photographs, what are some other things that people keep in their family for a long time?
Answer – As I said, we kept My grandfather’s chair, and I have seen people who have still old dining tables and chairs as they feel nostalgic.
Question3.In your culture, what sorts of things do people often pass down from generation to generation? (Why?)
Answer – In our culture and properties, we pass family traditions and customs to follow because we give a lot of importance to traditions and cultural activities.
Question4.Why do you think people keep these things?
Answer – Because they Love their family and family members. In remembrance, they will keep the things given by older ones.
Question5.What are the benefits (= what is the value/what is the importance) of keeping some old things in the family?
Answer – We cannot value the emotions and love of their parents, But Old things have a lot of value. People are there to buy antiques in the world for a high price.
Question6.Do you think it’s good to recall the past?
Answer – No! it is Not; what’s done is done. We have to focus on the future. But In some situations, we need to revise the past and correct the mistakes in future because the future depends on the decisions taken in the past.
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