婷婷 asked in 社會與文化語言 · 1 decade ago

township和town

township和town用法的差別

town 是不是等於township????

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  • HKL
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    1 decade ago
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    township和town用法的差別

    以台灣來分

    town=鎮 township=鄉

    ...

  • 1 decade ago

    A: township:

    in the US and Canada, a unit of local government consisting of a town and the area surrounding it:

    the township of Dulce, New Mexico Princeton Township

    B: town:

    1 [C or U] a place where people live and work, containing many houses, shops, places of work, places of entertainment, etc., and usually larger than a village but smaller than a city

    2 the town a town or city, rather than the countryside:

    3 [U] MAINLY US the place where you live or work:

    4 [S or U] the part of a town where the main shops are:

    5 [U] the most important city or town in a country or area

    --- town group noun [C]: the people who live in the town

  • 1 decade ago

    不能說完全一樣 ,

    再美國這兩個其實差不多 ,

    英國的話就不一樣

    所表示的範圍不同

    township 比較小 .

    hope i can totally help you

    Source(s): me
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