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    at home / in the home

    1. There are three TV sets and two refrigerators in the home.
    2. There are three TV sets and two refrigerators at home.
    Which of the above sentences is acceptable?
    I need native speakers' help.

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    Re: at home / in the home

    They both sound unnatural to me.

    After "There are", I would use "in the/my house".
    If I wanted to use "at home", I'd start with "I/We have ...".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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