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When addressing the listener's family, a prefix 令(ling4, which has a meaning of good, lucky) can be used. 令尊, your father. 令堂, your mother. 令郎, your son. 令嫒, your daughter. 令兄, your elder brother. 令弟, your younger brother. 令姊, your elder sister. 令妹, your younger sister. Correspondingly, when addressing the speaker's own family, a prefix 家(jia1, which means ...
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