"He lives above me."

Translation:Er wohnt über mir.

April 7, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/ImBlueSmurf

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

April 7, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/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)

April 7, 2018

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

April 7, 2018
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