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I live in Madrid, Spain, it is a big city. The main square is Plaza Mayor and Cibele Square, both are located in the centre of city. In the street and roads you can find traffic lights or roundabout, but I can say that is more common roundabouts than traffic lights. I think roundabouts are more safe than traffic lights. All the streets in Madrid has crossing and signpost.

I live in a small town, when I go out, I can see multiple traffic lights , corners that lead to crossing lines, and normally, lots of traffic.

Near my home there are roads, pavements, traffic lights, crossroads, corners, street lights, crossing and sing posts.

In Madrid you there are too much bike rider on the pavement and all the street has signpost and traffic lights.

I live in an area near the city center; therefore I can see a crossroad, the pedestrian crossing and the pavements, but there are neither traffic lights nor bus stop.

near to my home i can see street lights, trafic lights, roundabout, crossing, crossroad and signepost. I leave in the city center

I can see the road,crossroad,pavement and traffic lights from my window. Here is no square,signposts and roundabouts near my home. But it is crossroad and bus stop not far from my home.

I can see the corner and pavements from our balcony. the traffic lights are 5min away from our home. the bus stop is within walking distance from home.
there isn't crossing and roundabout near my home. there are street lights in front of my home to help people can see clearly.

I can see some corners and street pavements. ;)

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