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An essay on advantage and disadvantages of living in a joint family

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A joint family is a family where we live with our grandparents, parents, uncles, aunts and cousins.

Advantages of living in a joint family

  • Children never feel lonely in a joint family, there is always someone to care and play with.
  • Children learn sharing and caring.
  • Children learn something from everyone in the family.
  • Financial burden is shared.
  • More fun with more members at the time of doing recreational activities.

Disadvantages of living in a joint family

  • People get less privacy.
  • Interference in all walk of life be it economical, fiancial or social.
  • People are always dependent on eachother.
  • Lack of discipline.
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Deependra Verma

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