since 1997, the world's premier FREE website for learners + teachers of English
ESL Downloads - click 4 FREE stuff

live at home

This page is about the collocation live at home

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to live in the home you grew up in, or with the people who raised you

For example

  • I'll live at home until I've graduated, and then I'll move out.

  • After losing his job, Ben asked his parents if he could live at home again.

Quick Quiz

James likes living at home because

a. he doesn't like going out

b. he loves his mum's cooking

c. he doesn't like living with his family

Contributor: Matt Errey