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"Ich war heute nicht zu Haus."

January 7, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/nicofs

"Ich war heute nicht zuhause." or "Ich war heute nicht zu Hause.", the latter being somewhat old-fashioned. "zu Haus" is somewhere between very old-fashioned and disused.

January 7, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/wataya

Sorry, but this is not correct. 'zuhause' is just an alternate spelling of 'zu Hause' (Duden recommends the latter) and 'zuhaus' and 'zu Haus' are just short forms. All of them are equally fine to use. http://www.duden.de/rechtschreibung/Haus http://www.duden.de/rechtschreibung/zu_Hause

March 3, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/marziotta

:D Thanks!!! They will see your comment here, I will rereport back if the sentence pops up once again.

March 3, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/marziotta

I thought the same, going to report it! :)

March 3, 2013
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