Student or Learner
Do you have a family?
Do you have family?
When you ask someone whether he/she has a family or not, which of the above is correct to use? Considering "family" could be:
1. family that hi/she's born in, with a mother and father, *brothers and sisters
2. family of his/her own, with a husband[wife] and kids of his/her own if any
I have no family.
Can this expression be used for both types of families mentioned here?