Home is the place where a person lives. The word "home" is different from the word "house." A house is a type of building for one person or a large family. A home can be a house, an apartment, a condominium, a city, a town, a shelter, or even a tent.
What time do you leave home in the morning?
After work, I went home to eat dinner.
Where is your home located?
What is the city that you call home?
It always feels good to come home.
Ted wants to go home, but he has to remain in Moscow for another two weeks.
Here are some well-known statements and expressions regarding home.
There’s no place like home.
Home is where the heart is.
Home sweet home.
The word "home" is used in many compound nouns:
A baseball player tries to hit a home run in order to score.
A homemaker is a person who stays at home to take care of domestic responsibilities.
A person who is traveling homeward or is homeward bound is going home.
A home builder builds houses and other forms of residential buildings.
A home buyer is looking for a home to purchase.
A home seller is hoping to sell his or her home.
A home boy or home girl is a person who spends a lot of time at home or in a neighborhood.These words are sometimes shortened to homie.
A doctor who makes home visits and house calls sees his patients and clients in their homes.