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    direct

    Hi

    Is it OK to say: direct ticket OR direct train.

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    Re: direct

    Quote Originally Posted by GUEST2008 View Post
    Hi

    Is it OK to say: direct ticket OR direct train.

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    Direct train. A ticket is not direct or otherwise. A ticket is usually single, return or, in the case of airlines, "round the world". You buy a ticket for a direct train/bus/flight.

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    Re: direct

    Hi

    How about: It's a direct ticket to hell.

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    Re: direct

    Quote Originally Posted by GUEST2008 View Post
    Hi

    How about: It's a direct ticket to hell.
    I would be more likely to say "It's a ticket straight to hell!"

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