The way to describe a typical Filipino family is that there is often a father, mother, and usually 3 to 4 children. Many times extended family live in the home. This includes grandparents, aunts, and uncles.
There is no possible way to describe the cultures in deserts as they are quite variable throughout the world. The various cultures in Asia differ considerably from those in Africa or in the Americas. If you could name a particular area of the world it would help a great deal.
No amphibian is known to have the language ability to describe objects. An amphibian would perhaps perceive a box of crayons as an unfamiliar object that is dry and hard and which is probably not a food source.
Broadly speaking, beliefs are expressed by philosophy, religion, ideology, and assorted cultural traditions. To describe all the beliefs of past and present cultures would require hundreds of books (if we were really succinct).