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dido4



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PostPosted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 1:13 am    Post subject: ride/ride on a bus Reply with quote

A.
a. I ride a bus to school.
b. I ride on a bus to school.

Q1: Which one is correct? Any differences?

B.
a. I ride a motorcycle to school.
b. I ride on a motorcycle to school.

Q2: Any differences?
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lotus



Joined: 25 Jan 2004
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 20, 2020 8:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Below are my comments:

--lotus

A.
a. I ride a bus to school. (usually, it's I rode a bus to school)

b. I ride on a bus to school. (this implies bus as form of transportation)

Q1: Which one is correct? Any differences?

B. (B comments are the same as A)

a. I ride a motorcycle to school.
b. I ride on a motorcycle to school.

Q2: Any differences?
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