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Family PositionPlay
Used to specify hierarchy in family based on age, with a respectful tone towards tradition and family. SlideAs the eldest, Maria often helps her parents with important decisions.
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Cultural RespectPlay
In some cultures, the eldest sibling has a role with more responsibilities and is given more respect. SlideIn their community, the eldest brother hosts all the family gatherings.
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Hierarchy MisassumptionPlay
Don't assume 'eldest' implies leadership or superiority; it refers just to age within a group. SlideThough he's the eldest, he doesn't make all the family decisions.