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Is it correct to say your family is or your family are and why?

It depends on what country you are in.    Collective nouns in North America are considered singular, so it  would be correct to say your family is, because it is singu (MORE)
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Is it 'his family is' or 'his family are'?

'Family' is a group noun, and whether it takes a singular or plural verb depends on whether you are thinking of the family as a unit or as a number of individuals. 'His family (MORE)

Which is right me and my family or I and my family?

Edit: "Me and my family" is correct. If you want to use 'I' then it would be "My family and I" It depends how it is used. As the receiver of the action or as the do-er of t (MORE)

What is a family?

...any combination of two or more persons who are bound together over time by ties of mutual consent, birth and/or adoption or placement and who, together, assume responsibili (MORE)

What is family?

  Some people might define family as A group of people who often live together but also often live apart. Care, love and respect are some traditional family values but f (MORE)

Why do you have a family?

So that you can make the population bigger and give the chance for your family to see the world and experience life. Also, it allows you to have a family-which should be one o (MORE)

When do you use families versus families'?

The word families is a plural noun that can be the subject  or object in a sentence:    Three families attended the picnic. (subject)  Letters were delivered to all fa (MORE)