Trip and travel - two words that create confusion for many English language learners. So what is the difference? Why do students get confused?
Have a look at the examples below and see if you can figure out the difference for yourself. Come back tomorrow for the answer and some practice.
- Have a nice trip!
- Travel with us again soon.
- I am taking a trip this Sunday.
- I am traveling to Cuenca this Sunday.
- We plan to travel soon.
- Let's go on a shopping trip next week!
- After she graduated from high school, she spent a year traveling all over Europe.
- Is there going to be a school trip this year?
- I travel to work by train.
- The trip from Chicago to Minneapolis takes about 8 hours by car.
- I thought I might take a trip to the Amazon river basin sometime this year.