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    hurried down/up/along the street

    She gathered her bags and hurried down/up/along the street.

    Can all three prepositions be used here without difference in meaning?

    Thank you in advance.

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    Re: hurried down/up/along the street

    In most cases, yes. If the street is on a big hill, then no, "up" and "down" will be different, of course.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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