I am working on a self-introduction, and say where I was born. How could I correctly say that I moved house when I was 8 years old?

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  • Feed the sentence to Google Translate, you get -- 我八岁时搬到这里来. – Tang Ho Nov 5 '17 at 10:25

In everyday Chinese:我八岁时搬来这儿;

In scholar Chinese: 本人八岁移居此地;

In snobbish Chinese: 在下八岁乔迁至此;

In pre-Qin Dynasty Chinese:吾自八龄谪居本地。

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