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"He lives above me."

Translation:Er wohnt über mir.

April 7, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/_smurf_

I got it correct, although I would like to know if this alternative is ok too? - "Er wohnt oben mir" ??


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Paralars1

oben means up, which isn't relative to anything, it just describes a very general place that is upwards. so you can't say oben mir / up me. But you could say Er wohnt oben / He lives up(stairs)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/quis_lib_duo

In addition to Paralars1: You could say: Er wohnt oberhalb von mir.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/RalphAbb

Why is Er lebt über mir incorrect?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Asaclubs

I don't see why it wouldn't be correct, I reported it


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MiaTWICE

Why is it mir?

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