Results 1 to 2 of 2

    • Join Date: May 2006
    • Posts: 2

    meaning of "banks"

    Dear teachers.

    why the "bank"= river .
    some time I see "bank" with "s" on the end = "banks"

    eg. My wife and I are walking along the banks of the river.

    what is the meaning of "banks"

    thankyou very much!

    I'm a beginner join to forums, more thing to study. hard to explain to use english, (use dictionary yet) if something wrong , please correct me !!! thanks

    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • England
      • Current Location:
      • England

    • Join Date: Feb 2005
    • Posts: 2,585

    Re: meaning of "banks"

    Hello Angelats, welcome to UE!

    The "bank" of a river is the sloping ground beside the river; you often find a path there.

    All the best,


Similar Threads

  1. Sense and Meaning
    By Infinity in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 14-Oct-2005, 10:39
  2. Replies: 6
    Last Post: 05-Sep-2005, 14:36
  3. the meaning of an adjective
    By sariputra in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 09-Jun-2005, 10:16
  4. UNDERSTAND MEANING...please help
    By Anonymous in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 08-Jun-2005, 04:49


Posting Permissions

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