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「ご家族は何人ですか?」or「ご家族は何人いますか?」

Which one is the right way to ask about someone's family? Are there other ways to ask it?

For learning: Japanese
Base language: English
Category: Language

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    基本的にどちらでもOKです。
    但し、目上の人と話すときには、「ご家族は何人いらっしゃいますか?」といった方がいいです。

    My answer is both OK.
    BUT, if you talk to your teachers, bosses, elders, ....etc, you need to talk in a more polite way. Ex: "Go-kazoku ha nannin irasshai masu ka?"

    Honorific expression:ご家族は何人ですか?
    Term of respect:ご家族は何人いらっしゃいますか?
    ご家族は何人ですか?=> 家族は何人ですか?

    both are OK

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