Members of the Family

Word List

Members of a Family
father [ˈfɑːðə]
dad [dad]
mother [ˈmʌðə]
mum [mʌm], mummy [ˈmʌmi], mom [mɒm] (amerik.)
parent [ˈpɛr(ə)nt]
parents
child [ʧʌɪld]
children [ˈʧɪldrən]
son [sʌn]
daughter [ˈdɔːtə]
brother [ˈbrʌðə]
sister [ˈsɪstə]
grandfather [ˈgran(d)fɑːðə]
granddad [ˈgran(d)], grandpa [ˈgran(d)pɑː]
grandmother [ˈgran(d)mʌðə]
grandma [ˈgran(d)mɑː], granny[ˈgrani]
grandson [ˈgran(d)sʌn]
granddaughter [ˈgrandɔːtə]
grandchild [ˈgran(d)ʧʌɪld]
uncle [ˈʌŋk(ə)l]
aunt [ɑːnt]
cousin [ˈkʌz(ə)n]
nephew [ˈnɛfjuː]
niece [niːs]
boyfriend [ˈbɔɪfrɛnd]
girlfriend [ˈgəːlfrɛnd]
fiancé [fɪˈɒnseɪ]
fiancée [fɪˈɒnseɪ]
bride [brʌɪd]
groom, bridegroom [ˈbrʌɪdgruːm]
wife [wʌɪf]
husband [ˈhʌzbənd]
spouse [spaʊz]
father-in-law [... lɔː]
mother-in-law
parents-in-law
son-in-law
daughter-in-law
brother-in-law
sister-in-law
godfather [ˈgɒdfaːθə]
godmother
godson
goddaughter
godchild
History of a Family
be pregnant [ˈprɛgnənt]
expect [ɪkˈspɛkt] a baby
give birth [bəːθ] to
born
birthday [ˈbəːθdeɪ]
baptize [bapˈtʌɪz]
bring up, raise [reɪz]
go to school [skuːl]
be proud [praʊd] of
move [muːv]
be engaged [ɪnˈgeɪʤd]
marry [ˈmari], get married [ˈmarɪd]
be married to
be married with two children
divorced [dɪˈvɔːsd]
widowed [ˈwɪdəʊd]
widow [ˈwɪdəʊ]
widower [ˈwɪdəʊə]
die [dʌɪ]
late [leɪt]