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    #1

    similar words

    Hi
    Which one is correct?and why?
    For their honeymoon they went on a ...(1)... in the Greek islands.It was a very modern ...(2)... .
    (1) voyage cruise travel journey
    (2)ferry tanker liner yacht

    Thanks


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    #2

    Re: similar words

    Which would you choose?


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    #3

    Re: similar words

    My estimation :
    (1) voyage
    (2) liner


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    #4

    Re: similar words


    hi again
    What is your suggestion?


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    #5

    Re: similar words

    Quote Originally Posted by mir12480 View Post
    My estimation :
    (1) voyage
    (2) liner
    #1 They are going on honeymoon, which means a holiday. Usually for a holiday you will take a cruise. Voyage, Journey, Travel all have the meaning of travelling from point A to point B.

    #2 I agree with liner [though it could possibly be a yacht].


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    Re:Any other help for similar words


    Any other suggestions?

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