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What's the difference between a 'crossing' and a 'crossroads'? Do these exercises to help learn words for the things around your town and find out!

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in my city, I see several roundabouts near me but there are also traffic lights in many paces.

In my city, there is a roundabout and some traffic lights for to prevent traffic of clusters. Also, there are some crossings and street lights for to light when it's dark all road and the people can't see the pavement for they walk. in the part where I live only there is one signpost because it's a district very small.

There are three street lights in front of my house and a calm road that link two friendly family neighborhood. Behind my house, there is a crowded area where we can see more transit of cars and, then, more traffic lights, crossing, crossroads and people circulating.

I remember only several roundabouts in my city. There a lot of sign post, street lights. It makes people life comfortable. When I drive I can see numerous crossing. It is not good for drivers.

I can see near my house long main road with several traffic lights and crossroad. In the corner of the street i can see crossing and pavement for a walk. Behind our house we have small square and playground. I love my house

In my city, I can not see a lot of round about but we have lots of signpost and there are lots of pavement.

All of these can be seen near home.

in my city, I can see a lot of roads, crossroads with signposts for people in my city find it easy to go when they don't know, the traffic lights are always lighted up to ensure everybody's safety in the city, in the evening street lights will be lighted up to light the roads, they also are located on the corners of the city. It has a lots roundabouts to turn into the different roads to get home or work quickly, like that. In my city, the traffic is so heavy, especially in rush hours, so it makes some difficulties for many people cross the roads. In the morning, if you get my city, you can see many people walk along the pavements for doing exercises. By the way, because of the traffic jams so lots of the police officer always stand at the traffic lights, crossroads to guide and direct the vehicles and transports. I have never seen any square in my city where I am living but I will find out more and will have a visit it in the future ><

My building is very close to a crossroads in city, as my neighbourd's building is right on the corner street. On each four pavement streets of this crossroads there is a traffic lights and also crossings on roads for each traffic lights. There are also as the same place some signposts with different colors on the background: in green are mentionned others cities direction to follow, and in white nearest places in the city. All long of each street there are street lights brighting the town at night.

close my home, there is a crossroad where there is not a traffic light so that point on the street is so dangerous for people.

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