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    what does 'at home' mean here

    While English might be our first language, we are at home in many more.

    Thanks

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    Re: what does 'at home' mean here

    I take it to mean 'we are good at many more', according to http://www.ldoceonline.com/dictionary/home_1 Definition#5

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    Re: what does 'at home' mean here

    Yes, "at home" in this context can mean "comfortable" or "we find it easy".


    English is my native language but I'm at home speaking French or Spanish.
    He loves acting on stage but he's just as at home on TV or in films.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: what does 'at home' mean here

    I don't understand what "many more" means here. Can you clarify it for me?
    Please, correct all my mistakes. I should know English perfectly and if you show me my mistakes I will achieve my dream a little bit faster. A lot of thanks.

    Not a teacher nor a native speaker.

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    Re: what does 'at home' mean here

    'Many more languages'.

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    Re: what does 'at home' mean here

    It means that the person feels comfortable speaking many other languages.

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