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    Hello,teachers?What does stop riding in cars mean?

    Hello,teachers?What does stop riding in cars mean?

    Does it mean stop driving cars or stop taking cars?


    Thank you!

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    Re: Hello,teachers?What does stop riding in cars mean?

    Quote Originally Posted by Harry12345 View Post
    Hello,teachers?What does stop riding in cars mean?

    Does it mean stop driving cars or stop taking cars?


    Thank you!
    More context please.

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    Re: Hello,teachers?What does stop riding in cars mean?

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    More context please.
    Hello bhaisahab teacher:

    Here is more:

    Stopping riding in cars is one of ways that we can do to save our planet.

    Thank you!

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    Re: Hello,teachers?What does stop riding in cars mean?

    Quote Originally Posted by Harry12345 View Post
    Hello bhaisahab teacher:

    Here is more:

    Stopping riding in cars is one of ways that we can do to save our planet.

    Thank you!
    OK, given the context, what do you think it means?

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    Re: Hello,teachers?What does stop riding in cars mean?

    bhaisahab teacher, I think both are OK. (stop taking cars or stop driving cars).

    I fiirst read this pharase ride in cars. I usually say take cars or by car. never say ride in cars.

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    Re: Hello,teachers?What does stop riding in cars mean?

    To stop doing something means to quit doing that thing.

    So to stop riding in cars means you have decided no longer to ride in them. It does not involve driving.
    Last edited by probus; 11-Mar-2011 at 07:57.

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    Re: Hello,teachers?What does stop riding in cars mean?

    I disagree. I think the message is to stop using cars altogether, not to allow for driving one, but not being a passenger. Even the driver rides in the car.

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    Re: Hello,teachers?What does stop riding in cars mean?

    Fully agree with you SoothingDave. Driving is a form of riding in cars. I didn't express myself clearly, perhaps as a result of irritation with the earlier parts of the thread.

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