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    A coustomer says to the taxi driver, poinf out "Please stop in front of those two steps" which are in the front of his house. In this case, is the steps a flight or two filights ot stairs? If they are tow flights of steps, what would you say in other frases.

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    A coustomer says to the taxi driver, poinf out "Please stop in front of those two steps" which are in the front of his house. In this case, is the steps a flight or two filights ot stairs? If they are tow flights of steps, what would you say in other frases.

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    I thijnk it's a flight of stairs.

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    I wouldn't really call 'two steps ' 'a flight of stairs'. 'Flight of stairs' gives me the impression of more than two steps.
    Last edited by queenbu; 01-Feb-2007 at 17:31.

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    Thanks Harry and queenbu

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    Thanks Harry and queenbu

    You are very very welcome!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Progress View Post
    Thanks Harry and queenbu

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