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    #1

    Train for vs Train to

    1. Train for Hunghom is approaching.

    2. Train to Central is arriving.


    Are "for" and "to" interchangeable in the above sentences?

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    #2

    Re: Train for vs Train to

    Both sentences need to start with 'The'.

    The more common preposition is 'to'.

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