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habit6999



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PostPosted: Sun Nov 07, 2010 12:58 am    Post subject: the meanings of "restaurant" and "cafeteria&q Reply with quote

Dear teacher:

Please tell me how to distinguish from the meanings of "restaurant" and "cafeteria"?


Yours sincerely !
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PostPosted: Thu Nov 25, 2010 4:38 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

A restaurant is more likely to be a formal dining place with waiters and menus. A cafeteria might be more informal and self-service eg a school cafeteria.

I hope this helps.

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