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    It's all in the boat

    It's all in the boat

    Deciding what kind of boat on which to travel will make all the differences as accommodations vary greatly from one to the next.

    Hi,

    The above is an excerpt from an English article for high school kids here. How should I interpret "It's all in the boat?"
    Is it "all depending on what boat to travel on?" If yes, then why not "It's all on the boat?" Thanks,

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    Re: It's all in the boat

    Quote Originally Posted by LewisJian View Post
    How should I interpret "It's all in the boat?"
    Is it "all depending on what boat to travel on?
    No, it means deciding on what kind of boat to travel in completely will depend on what the various boats have to offer in terms of accommodations.

    Look at what the various boats offer, then pick the one that best matches your desired features.
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    Re: It's all in the boat

    I hope the article says difference, without an s.
    I am not a teacher.

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