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I'm writing a research paper in linguistics about English house.
Please, tell me what associations you have with the words HOME and HOUSE.
Mention ypur age and occupation, if possible.

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I'm writing a research paper in linguistics about English house.
Please, tell me what associations you have with the words HOME and HOUSE.
Mention ypur age and occupation, if possible.

Thanks a lot.
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confort, security, bricks, shelter, that kind of thing?
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safe, welcome, family ...
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And, of course the less pleasant aspects like

Mortgage.
Utility Bills.
Stuff that needs fixing.
Property tax.
Insurance premiums.
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When I think of HOME I think of my family, and my childhood. Thinking of HOME has many associated memories. HOUSE has fewer personal connotations. When I think HOUSE I tend to picture my own future house and what that will be like. Hope this helps.

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Warmth, comfort, security, home-made food, love, happiness

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I'm writing a research paper in linguistics about English house.
Please, tell me what associations you have with the words HOME and HOUSE.
Mention ypur age and occupation, if possible.

Thanks a lot.
Home - Family, warm, comfort.
House - White picket fence.
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Home - Family, warm, comfort.
House - White picket fence.

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(Original post by ekaterina)
I'm writing a research paper in linguistics about English house.
Please, tell me what associations you have with the words HOME and HOUSE.
Mention ypur age and occupation, if possible.

Thanks a lot.
Home is something warm, comforting, and linked with family. Also, it feels more about the interior of the building, whereas the house is a general utilitarian dwelling that everyone lives in.

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