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    #1

    help me with the translation

    what does mean "to be hosted by"?

    (sentence: Can you be hosted by a student of the opposite sex?)

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    Re: help me with the translation

    Host(ed) means to give entertainment to. similar to visit but you also stay the night someone's house.

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    Re: help me with the translation

    Are you willing to stay with someone who is a boy, if you are a girl? Are you willing to stay with someone who is girl, if you are a boy?
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: help me with the translation

    Quote Originally Posted by ANASTASIA_K View Post
    what does mean "to be hosted by"?

    (sentence: Can you be hosted by a student of the opposite sex?)
    You could be, either with or without (financial) reward.You could be a lodger (the student owns a house and you rent a room).

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