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  1. Banned
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    #1

    Thumbs up I lost/missed the train

    1. I missed the train.
    2. I lost the train.

    Hi,
    Suppose that you came late and the train left the station before you arrive.
    I know that number 1 is correct but what about number 2?

    Thank you

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    #2

    Re: I lost/missed the train

    Only #1 is correct.

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    #3

    Re: I lost/missed the train

    'Lost' sounds very foreign.

    b

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