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    City/Town

    hi,

    Is there any difference in meaning between "city" and "town"????

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    Re: City/Town

    Quote Originally Posted by Mad-ox View Post
    hi,

    Is there any difference in meaning between "city" and "town"????

    bye
    City is larger than a town. In fact, City is a large town.

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    Re: City/Town

    In the UK, a city has a cathedral. Traditionally, a university would do, but nowadays, a town could have a university, I think.

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    Re: City/Town

    hi,

    Thank you very much for your answers!

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    Re: City/Town

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    In the UK, a city has a cathedral. Traditionally, a university would do, but nowadays, a town could have a university, I think.
    This was true traditionally, but there are a lot more cities in the UK now than cathedrals.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/City_st...United_Kingdom

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