"Abito con i miei genitori."

Translation:I live with my parents.

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What's the difference between "abito" and "vivo" here? When to use one and not the other?

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Abitare refers to dwelling, inhabiting, residing; vivere is to live. Just like in English, you can use vivere/live with the same meaning as long as you refer to where you have your home.

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