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    staying together?

    hi,

    what is the right way to tell someone that you are renting a house with a friend?

    1. i am staying with Fred?
    2. we are staying together?
    3. we are living together?
    4. i am putting up with Fred for a while?

    Thx

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    Re: staying together?

    Quote Originally Posted by sebayanpendam View Post
    hi,

    what is the right way to tell someone that you are renting a house with a friend?

    1. i am staying with Fred?
    This implies that Fred is the primary owner or renter.
    2. we are staying together?
    This could imply an intimate relationship.
    3. we are living together?
    This could imply a sexual relationship.
    4. i am putting up with Fred for a while?
    This does not mean you are living in the same house.
    Thx
    How about:
    I am renting a house with a friend.
    We are renting a house together.
    We are sharing a house.
    Fred and I are house mates.

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    Re: staying together?

    hi,

    thanks for the explanation and examples. let's say if i stay at a hotel with a friend. so, i will say," we are renting a hotel room". Is it correct?

    thanks

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    Re: staying together?

    Quote Originally Posted by sebayanpendam View Post
    hi,

    thanks for the explanation and examples. let's say if i stay at a hotel with a friend. so, i will say," we are renting a hotel room". Is it correct?

    thanks
    Yes, that's OK.

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    put up

    Hi,

    Can we say 'My friend and I are putting up at a hotel.?

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    Re: put up

    Quote Originally Posted by sebayanpendam View Post
    Hi,

    Can we say 'My friend and I are putting up at a hotel.?

    Thanks.
    Yes.

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