difference between "get a bus " and "take a bus"

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Jenny Nguyen

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Hi everyone,
I'm a little confused. Can anyone tell me if there are any differences between "get a bus" and tak a bus"?
Thank you very much.

Jenny
 

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Hi everyone,
I'm a little confused. Can anyone tell me if there are any differences between "get a bus" and take a bus"?
Thank you very much.

Jenny

There is no difference in meaning.
 

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Jenny, instead of sending your thanks in a separate message, just click the Like button, please.

The reason is that it is flagged as a new post, so we think you might have a follow-up question or something to add. Those of us with slow internet connections and/or old computers have to waste valuable time waiting for it to appear.

Thank you.

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There's no difference in meaning, just in usage. In the UK, we "get a bus" or "go/come on the bus". In AmE, they "take a/the bus".
 

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There's no difference in meaning, just in usage. In the UK, we "get a bus" or "go/come on the bus". In AmE, they "take a/the bus".

Is it natural to say "take a/the school bus"?

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It is natural to say "take the school bus".
 

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And in BrE, "to get the school bus". Note that school buses are much less common in the UK than in the USA.
 
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