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  1. So Young
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    A Question about "house"

    Hello!

    I have a question about the word "house".

    An apartment cannot be expressed as a word "house"?

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    Re: A Question about "house"

    After lunch, we went to see a movie

    You are right, an apartment cannot be expressed as a word "House"...House means a separate "home"….

    An Apartment means that you have a house in a common building…

    That’s what I understood from the common usage…

    ~pEaCe~

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    Re: A Question about "house"

    A "house" implies that it is a self-contained, stand-alone residence. You can, however, refer to an apartment as your "home."

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