THE CHANGING FAMILY What kinds of problems do parents have in your country? American families (1)________ changing.

One important change is that many married women now work outside (2)_______ home. What happens when both parents work? Read about the Gray family. Judy and Steve Gray (3)__________ three children: Josh, 12; Ben, 9; and Emily, 6. Steve is a computer programmer. This year, Judy is (4)___________ again as a hospital administrator. The family needs the money, and Judy likes (5)________ job. Everything is going well, but there are also some problems. Now Judy is working, Steve has to help her more (6)_________ the housework. However, he doesn´t enjoy it. Judy loves her work, but she feels tired (7)_________ very busy. She also worries about the children. Judy has to work on Saturdays, so Steve and Judy (8)_________ have a lot of free time together. Ben´s school doesn´t have (9)_______ after-school program. Right now, he´s spending many afternoons by himsefl in front of the TV. Josh is enjoying his new freedom after school. He´s playing his music louder and spending more time (10)_______ the phone. He´s also doing a few household chores.

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