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    Smile say in other words

    Hi dear experts. Could you paraphrase the following sentences:

    1. The average commuter spends at least two hours a day on a train, whilst even a small walk to the village shop constituents a journey.

    2. Recently the taxi-bus has been introduced, and cities such as Oxford have been declared fully Park and Ride zones.

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    Re: say in other words

    while (the sound of whilst rubs me up the wrong way)
    Cambridge Dictionaries Online - Cambridge University Press
    constitutes/amounts to a journey

    Despite the recent introduction of taxi buses, cities like Oxford, increasingly set up park and ride zones.

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