Sr. Jose Luis has been manufacturing toys, pillows, and backpacks for four years. He has a workshop on the main avenue in the district of Villa San Antonio. He and his wife, Sra. Remedios, live on the same street but two buildings down from the workshop at his mother-in-law’s house. They have a young daughter who is 4 years old. Jose Luis is very skilled at his job and a hard worker. His workshop is equipped with several machines and staffed with assistants, which enables him to provide for his family’s welfare.
El señor Jose se dedica a la fabricacion de juguetes, almohadas y mochilas desde hace 4 años. Tiene su taller en la Av. principal de la zona de Villa San Antonio. Él y su esposa, la señora Remedios, viven en la misma avenida pero a dos casas del taller,en la casa de su suegra. Tienen una pequeña hija de cuatro años de edad. Jose Luis es una persona muy hábil y trabajadora ya que tiene un taller con varias máquinas y ayudantes y vela siempre por el bienestar de su familia
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