You will be reading a letter from parents living in Beijing to their son (Lin) and daughter in-law (Fei), who are Chinese students in the United States. Since letters, like many conversations, deal with personal matters not familiar to outsiders, it may be helpful to know the following:

Below is a family tree showing some of Lin's close relatives:

Your predictions

All but two of the following topics will be discussed in the letter. Click on the button to indicate whether or not you think each topic will be discussed.


Please check your predictions and then view the letter.

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