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    "terrain" vs "landscape"

    Hi,

    Patriots won the war partly because they were more familiar with the rough terrains (or landscape) of the continent than the British solidiers."

    "Terrain" or "landscape"? Which one is better in here?

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    Re: "terrain" vs "landscape"

    You need an article before "Patriot."

    I would say "terrain" (singular).
    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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    Re: "terrain" vs "landscape"

    According thefreedictionary.com, i agreee with Barb_D!
    http://www.thefreedictionary.com/terrain


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    Re: "terrain" vs "landscape"

    Quote Originally Posted by tuanvn291089 View Post
    According to thefreedictionary.com, I agreee with Barb_D!
    http://www.thefreedictionary.com/terrain
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