"But, grandmother, what large hands you have." "The better to hug you with."
And you said, "I might fall in love someday, gran, but I'd never take a chance on marriage
"Since they mean well, coming to see us, we shouldn't slight them. If they need help, madam should use her own discretion."
Oh, grandmother, she said, what big ears you have. The better to hear you with, my child, was the reply.
grandma knits pullovers, gloves, scarves, and so on
"Oh, how I love you, grandma!"
Mrs. Wu, who knew what was coming, lolled lazily against the back of her chair with a smile on her lips
But the baby, say his doting grandparents, is more than simply a lucky charm for the couple's marriage
On the second day we sleep in, but not too late, because in the afternoon we still need to go to grandma's house.
"Now when you see grandma, smile and tell her how nice she looks."
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(informal) father's father's sister; great aunt
(informal) father's father's mother; paternal great grandmother