Results 1 to 2 of 2
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Chinese
      • Home Country:
      • China
      • Current Location:
      • China

    • Join Date: Oct 2007
    • Posts: 1,614
    • Post Thanks / Like

    You go to sleep/bed

    I read the sentences 'You go to sleep. I'm going to stay up' in the book SAY IT BETTER IN ENGLISH. The first sentence must be equal to 'You go to bed', mustn't it?

  1. 5jj's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • England
      • Current Location:
      • Czech Republic

    • Join Date: Oct 2010
    • Posts: 28,135
    • Post Thanks / Like
    Not necessarily. The two people concerned could be in a hotel room. The person addressed could already be in bed, the speaker sitting in an armchair reading.

Similar Threads

  1. sleep / go to bed
    By sitifan in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 07-Oct-2012, 12:28
  2. go to bed/go to sleep
    By Winwin2011 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 12-Apr-2012, 12:52
  3. go to bed with/ sleep with
    By rainous in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 26-Dec-2011, 09:18
  4. sleep on the same bed
    By kohyoongliat in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 01-Jun-2007, 11:15
  5. Do you say, sleep in or sleep on my bed? thanks teachers
    By Help Wanted in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 12-Jun-2006, 18:51


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts