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    Question Head and head back!!!

    I don't understad something in English language..

    Look at tis sentence:
    She is heading back to bed.

    Why don't we say just (she is heading to bed) without the word (back)???

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    Default Re: Head and head back!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by Mhd shaher View Post
    I don't understad something in English language..

    Look at tis sentence:
    She is heading back to bed.

    Why don't we say just (she is heading to bed) without the word (back)???

    Best Wishes
    "back" is used to refer to a return to something. She has probably just got up from her bed, or just had breakfast, or is ill.
    Some other examples are:
    I can't stand here talking. I have to get back to work.
    Are you back already? You just left an hour ago.
    Tennis player: I tried golf for a while, but I always drift back to tennis.

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