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    to do rides

    hi,

    Can I say:
    I am going to Disneyland and I want to do all the most exciting rides

    ?

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    Re: to do rides

    Quote Originally Posted by ripley View Post
    hi,

    Can I say:
    I am going to Disneyland and I want to do all the most exciting rides

    ?

    Thanks
    Rip
    I'd say "go on the rides" but "do" is OK.

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    Re: to do rides

    You can even ride the rides.

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    Re: to do rides

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    I'd say "go on the rides" but "do" is OK.
    Hi,
    Could I also say "to ride IN the attractions"
    ?

    Thanks
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    Re: to do rides

    Quote Originally Posted by ripley View Post
    Could I also say "to ride IN the attractions" ?
    It doesn't sound very natural to me.

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    Re: to do rides

    Quote Originally Posted by fivejedjon View Post
    It doesn't sound very natural to me.
    Thanks for your opinion. have you got any suggestions?
    Should I say "enjoy the attractions, test the attaractions, experience the attractions..."? I mean, if I want to use the word "attractions", what should I say?.....

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    Re: to do rides

    'Enjoy the attractions' is as good as anything.

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