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    Cool came at home

    Hello!
    Can you tell me if this sentence is correct please?
    "It's difficult to find a nanny who comes at home."

    Thank you very much.
    Will

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    Re: came at home

    Quote Originally Posted by Will17 View Post
    Hello!
    Can you tell me if this sentence is correct please?
    "It's difficult to find a nanny who comes at home."
    It is not correct. I am not even sure that I know what you intended to say.

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    Cool Re: came at home

    Quote Originally Posted by fivejedjon View Post
    It is not correct. I am not even sure that I know what you intended to say.

    Hello 5!
    I need to find a nanny to look after my kid. I want her to do that in my house. It's difficult to find someone who does that.
    How would you put it?
    Thanks a lot.
    Will

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    Re: came at home

    'It's difficult to find a nanny who will look after my child in our own home.'

    Rover

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    Re: came at home

    The definition of a nanny is someone who looks after children in their own home, I'd say. You could say it's difficult to find a child care provider, which is a neutral term that covers care in your home, someone else's home, or in a child care center.

    I'm having a hard time finding a nanny.
    I'm having a hard time finding someone who will watch my children in my home.
    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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