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    #1

    using accommodation

    Hello.

    Have I used "accommodation" correctly and naturally in this sentence?

    They destroyed the jungle to construct accommodation for tourists.

    I know I can use a word like hotel, but I want to see if accommodation works.

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    #2

    Re: using accommodation

    It does, but I'd use "tourist accommodation" rather than your longer version.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #3

    Re: using accommodation

    I would say "accomodation facilities".
    I am not a teacher or a native speaker.

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    #4

    Re: using accommodation

    Quote Originally Posted by tedmc View Post
    I would say "accomodation facilities".
    I wouldn't.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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