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    Smile stroll

    Please check the following sentences. Is the word "stroll" acceptable?

    (1) One day, Jilly and her mother went to a department store.
    (2) They strolled to the toy department which is Jilly's favorite.

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    Re: stroll

    I can't help feeling that Jilly would want to get there faster than that.

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    Re: stroll

    The word 'strolled' doesn't imply a very firm sense of direction. If they enjoyed looking at things in shops with little or no intention of buying anything ('window shopping') you could say 'They strolled through the mall, until it was time for elevenses'.

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    Re: stroll

    A child would want to get to the toy department quickly.

    They (rushed, raced, headed for, made their way) to the toy department, which is Jilly's favorite.

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