Around town

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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Average: 4.4 (53 votes)

Submitted by victguevara on Wed, 26/04/2023 - 02:19


My neighborhood is quite crowded. There is a square with a lot of restaurants and cafes around it. Next to my flat, there is a crossroads with traffic lights, a crossing, and a light road. Moreover, the bus stop and subway station are quite close here.

Submitted by Javier Vergara on Sat, 08/04/2023 - 15:34


Near my house there are many traffic lights

Submitted by Beatrice Penitenti on Thu, 06/04/2023 - 13:59


Near my house, I can see a lot of street lights, traffic lights and there are also pavements where the people can walk. Unfortunately, the traffic in my city is a big problem, because there aren't many roundabouts and the crossroads are always full of cars, buses and other types of vehicles. From my house I also see a parking, that is located near the supermarket.

Submitted by MARCELO EUGENI… on Tue, 21/03/2023 - 12:57


There are street lights, crossroads, and a square near my house.

Submitted by Nguyentiep on Fri, 10/03/2023 - 08:12


The traffic in my country is complicated, almost nobody is comply with the laws of traffic. They usually ride bicycles or motorists on the pavement which is only for the walker. When traffic lights are still red they are gone already, such situations are very dangerous. They don't take their time. And they don't interested in the safety of other people. The pavement is a place of business and parking. I feel afraid when I have to go to work every day. Currently, I hope the traffic situation improves better.

Submitted by Ibrahimyousef on Mon, 06/03/2023 - 14:42


Nearly my house, I can see a pavement and crossroads have four roads and roundabout and street light.

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Submitted by Thaw Thaw Tun on Fri, 03/03/2023 - 13:47


Near my house, I can see a lot of street lights. At the night time, children are paying near the street light.

Submitted by sara.messa on Thu, 02/03/2023 - 11:42


Near my home I can see a big parking. My road is very small, so two cars can't move at the same time. If you meet another car, you have to stop. There aren't pavements. My town is little and there is a square near the church. There are many traffic lights and in the biggest roads there are roundabout.

Submitted by Trang Luu on Mon, 13/02/2023 - 03:22


From my balcony, I can see roads and all kind of vehicle. I see corners where the street lights are located make the streets brighter when it's dark. I can see pavements and people walk after work as well.

Submitted by Hai Yen Ho on Mon, 13/02/2023 - 00:40


Before, I was confused between crossroads and crossing. There are so many traffic lights and street lights in my city. In some roundabouts, they grow beautiful flowers. Pavements in my area are always filled with different stuff.