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    #1

    onto the boat, through the sea

    Is this sentence correct?
    We got onto a speedboad [corrected] and went through the sea to the islands.
    Last edited by englishhobby; 02-Jun-2016 at 13:34.
    If I were a native speaker of English, I would never shut up. :-)

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    #2

    Re: onto the boat, through the sea

    'Speedboat' is one word. You go over the sea.

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    #3

    Re: onto the boat, through the sea

    You can also go across the sea, but that is usually from one side to the other, not from one side to an island.

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    #4

    Re: onto the boat, through the sea

    Quote Originally Posted by englishhobby View Post
    Is this sentence correct?
    We got onto a speed boad...
    Do you mean speedboat or speedboard?
    I am not a teacher

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    #5

    Re: onto the boat, through the sea

    Quote Originally Posted by Roman55 View Post
    Do you mean speedboat or speedboard?
    Speedboat. I thought if you can get on a ship/bus/train, you can get on(to) a speedboat as well.
    Last edited by englishhobby; 02-Jun-2016 at 13:41.
    If I were a native speaker of English, I would never shut up. :-)

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