This is the number of searches you have performed with ecosia. This is the number of searches you have performed with ecosia. I have been living here for 5 years and i have lived here for 5 years are essentially the same in this context. You can not say - i have lived here all my life, ( or for 5 years ) at the same time being in another country. Both tenses indicate that a speaker has spent 5 years somewhere and at the time of speaking is physically there. I have been living and working in tokyo, japan for over a year and wanted to show you the positives and negatives of my life in this busy japanese city. So the sentence i have lived in london for five years has the same meaning as the sentence i have been living in london for five years. However, the present perfect continuous has a stronger impression that you will continue to live there. After a year of living in japan i take trip to reconnect with my past. This is what my life in japan has been like for the past year living in tokyo. Japan trip with my parents tokyo, kyoto, nara, osaka - may 2019. Living in japan, trying hokkaido sweets and starting youtube. On approaching the two-month mark (and the end of my time) of living in japan (near tokyo), ive experienced a full range of emotions here. But about a month in, i started having a crisis of dislike with the place. It inspired a train of thought about why i could never live in japan. I have been living in japan for three years, and i still dont speak the language. Llevo tres años viviendo en japn, y todava no hablo el idioma. I have been living in japan and found out that my mother is a carrier of the hemochromatosis gene and she told me that i should go get it checked out. Honestly, i got my blood checked and my ferritin levels were the high end of normal and my knees and body and hands are achy. There isnt much difference between the first and third sentence. I have lived in japan for the past 5 years because of my business. The second sentence implies you no longer live in japan though. I lived in japan for 5 years until the company was moved to italy. The two sentences are diffrent, so they mean 1) im still living in it. It means you have lived for 5 years and you are still living here, not leaving the place. It means you have lived here for 5 years and you are going to move to another place from now on. What no one tells foreigners living in japan currently hannah. Why foreigners have difficulty renting in japan - duration. Bekijk de beste social deals in drenthe! Elke dag een megadeal.