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    Hi all! it's my first time posting a question here...
    Can anyone tell me the difference between in home/school or at home/school...
    Danxxxx...

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    Re: In home/school or at home/school

    Quote Originally Posted by musalman View Post
    Hi all! it's my first time posting a question here...
    Can anyone tell me the difference between in home/school or at home/school...
    Danxxxx...
    Hi, welcome to the forums.
    In British English we usually say "I am at home/at school" you may find that there are differences with American English.

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    #3

    Re: In home/school or at home/school

    in home? hmm..

    Where are you?
    I am (at) home.

    playing hide and seek?
    I am in my house/home.

    really? confusing.


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    Re: In home/school or at home/school

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    Hi, welcome to the forums.
    In British English we usually say "I am at home/at school" you may find that there are differences with American English.
    But what is the difference???
    I need to know coz i have read and seen in both AE and BE...

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    Re: In home/school or at home/school

    Listening to American usage:

    I am at school/home. - means I am physically at school/home at this moment.
    I am in school - means i am attending school currently.
    I am inside my house - also means I am at home.

    I have not heard anyone say "I am in home", but "I am in the house".

    Experts, please comment.

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