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live in

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishlive in phrasal verb British EnglishLIVE SOMEWHEREif someone lives in, they live in the place where they worklive-in 🔊 Sometimes it can be easier if you have a nanny who lives in. live→ See Verb tablelive-inlive-in /ˈlɪv ɪn/ adjective [only before noun] 🔊 🔊 1 LIVE SOMEWHEREa live-in job is one in which you live with the family you work for 🔊 a live-in nanny2 live-in lover/boyfriend etc
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live-inShe met her live-in boyfriend on-line.Only 3 percent report using baby-sitters in their homes, a tiny percentage of which are live-in nannies.We have a live-in nanny and she is technically on duty from the time we leave the house.Neither daughter can take care of their father, and he rejected the idea of a live-in nurse.For a start, it's a live-in position.
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Verb table
live
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theylive
he, she, itlives
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theylived
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave lived
he, she, ithas lived
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad lived
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill live
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have lived
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam living
he, she, itis living
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you, we, theyare living
Past
I, he, she, itwas living
you, we, theywere living
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been living
he, she, ithas been living
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been living
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be living
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been living
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