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1. Does "our own people" mean her side of people? Mama is on bad terms with Mrs.Kim, a Korean in L.A
2. Is "wash my face" same as "make wash my face"?
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2)My mama and I don't go in Mrs. Kim's market even though it's close. Mama says it's better if we buy from our own people. Mrs. Kim's cat and my cat fight all the time,...She makes wash my face and brush my teeth. I'm to take off my ...
'our own people' = 'people of our own nationality'.
'She makes me wash my face'. ( A simple typo.)