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  1. khay


    He built a home for himself in California.

    What does this mean?
    Did he build the house? Did he have it built? Or maybe he bought a house and made it his home?

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    Re: home

    It can be interpreted variously:

    He himself constructed his house.
    He hired carpenters to constuct his house.
    He developed a satisfying environment (friends, activities, pleasures).

    I would opt for the first as the most probable, given the lack of context.

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