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    #1

    trade vs exchange

    Child A wants Child B's crayon while Child B wants Child A's crayon.

    Either of them would say:

    1. Let's trade.
    2. Let's exchange.

    Which is more natural?
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    #2

    Re: trade vs exchange

    3. Let's swap.

    That's what British children say.
    Last edited by Rover_KE; 09-Jul-2016 at 13:35. Reason: Adding 'British' after reading next post.

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    #3

    Re: trade vs exchange

    American children say let's trade.
    I am not a teacher.

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