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    #1

    I'm staying at home tonight or I'm going to stay at home tonight

    I'm staying at home tonight or I'm going to stay at home tonight

    What does sentence is correct and why?
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    #2

    Re: I'm staying at home tonight or I'm going to stay at home tonight

    What doesWhich sentence is correct, and why?


    Both sentences are correct and natural. There is no significant difference in meaning.

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    Re: I'm staying at home tonight or I'm going to stay at home tonight

    You can also leave out 'at' without changing the meaning.

    Whichever version you choose, Peter, don't forget to end your sentence with a full stop (period).

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    Re: I'm staying at home tonight or I'm going to stay at home tonight

    Rover's version, without 'at' is probably more common/natural than the version with 'at'.

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    Re: I'm staying at home tonight or I'm going to stay at home tonight

    As we would say 'go home' rather than 'go to home'.
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    #6

    Re: I'm staying at home tonight or I'm going to stay at home tonight

    Quote Originally Posted by Matthew Wai View Post
    As we would say 'go home' rather than 'go to home'.
    That's a different situation. "Go to home" is incorrect and unnatural. "Stay at home" is natural, correct, and common, though possibly less common in AmE than "stay home".
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