talking about age
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Everyday English for ESL kids

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To talk about your age, you can say, for example, I am eight years old or just I'am eight. When you want to know someone's age, you can ask them How old are you?"

Here are some examples.

Everyday English lessons
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I'm eight. How old are you?

English resources for teachers
English expressions in pictures

I'm seven.

English learning resources
English resources: expressions

How old are you?

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I am nine years old!

Learn English expressions in a fun way

Let's count!

We use the numbers to talk about our age. Can you count from one to twelve? Can you count from twelve to one?

Click on the numbers below to hear the sounds.

1

one

2

two

3

three

4

four

5

five

6

six

7

seven

8

eight

9

nine

10

ten

11

eleven

12

twelve

Learn the numbers by singing!

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Games for learning English

Our friends, Soto, Sahara and Taffy, like playing this game.

See how to play this game.

Everyday English: lessons for ESL kids

Summer is hot,
Winter is cold.
I had a birthday,
And I'm seven years old.

English expressions: resources for teachers

Summer is hot,
Winter is cold.
Soto had a birthday,
And he's seven years old.


talking about age in english

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