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    Default train to london for london

    Hi!
    i' d like to know the difference between FOR and TO in these sentences

    I took a train FOR /TO London

    I took a bus FOR/TO the town center
    Thanks a lot

    Rip

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    Default Re: train to london for london

    Quote Originally Posted by ripley View Post
    Hi!
    I' d like to know the difference between FOR and TO in these sentences

    I took a train FOR /TO London

    I took a bus FOR/TO the town center
    Thanks a lot

    Rip
    There is no difference in meaning, both are correct.

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    Default Re: train to london for london

    Practically speaking, there is little difference.

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    Default Re: train to london for london

    'I took the train to London' and 'I took a bus to the town centre' means you went all the way there.

    But if you don't go all the way, you might say 'I took the train for London and got off at Watford', and 'I took a bus for the town centre and got off at Central Avenue'.

    Rover

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