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    ride in a plane/fly in a plane

    Hi everyone,
    Are these two sentences correct?

    1. "Have you ever ridden in an aeroplane?"
    2. "Have you ever flown in an aeroplane?"

    Thgank you.

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    Re: ride in a plane/fly in a plane

    Quote Originally Posted by worcester View Post
    Hi everyone,
    Are these two sentences correct?

    1. "Have you ever ridden in an aeroplane?"
    2. "Have you ever flown in an aeroplane?"

    Thgank you.
    Yes, they are OK.

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    Re: ride in a plane/fly in a plane

    In BrE, you will hear "on a plane" more frequently. I find "ridden" quite unnatural with an aircraft.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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