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Sri Lanka

Need help!
Dear colleagues!
First of all. happy Christmas to all our Christian colleagues and happy new year to everybody.
Can we say
 Tina and Fred are Tom and Sue īs children
taking into consideration that Tina and and fred are no longer kids Tina is 35 and Fred is 40. 
Thx in adavnce 

24 Dec 2014      

United States

Yes, we use "children" to mean adult offsprint.

24 Dec 2014     


You mean "offspring" don īt you Bruce?  You must have already started the Christmas wines!  Happy Holidays,

24 Dec 2014     

United States

yes, Janet. Thanks.

24 Dec 2014