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Anonymous asked in 社會與文化語言 · 1 decade ago

Railroad和Railway的差別

Railroad和Railway有什麼實際的用法和意思差別?請不要貼字典喔

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  • 1 decade ago
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    其實都是指一樣的東西,若要細分的話,則 railway 和 railroad 在美語的意思前者指比較長途跨州界的鐵路運輸,後者專指市內輕便鐵路。

    Source(s): 記得高中英文老師是這樣說的
  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    railroad 當名詞是鐵路

    當動詞時大致上有修築鐵路ㄉ意思

    railway 就只能當名詞 也是鐵路

    這些大多是英式用法

    美式用法是train吧

    Source(s): 自己ㄉ印象
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