Town & City

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  1. Airport
    an airfield equipped with control tower and hangars as well as accommodations for passengers and cargo
  2. Bridge
    a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.
  3. Corner
    the intersection of two streets

    Standing on the corner watching all the girls go by
  4. Crossing
    a junction where one street or road crosses another
  5. Fountain
    a structure from which an artificially produced jet of water arises
  6. Market
    a marketplace where groceries are sold
  7. Park
    a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area

    They went for a walk in the park
  8. Pavement
    walk consisting of a paved area for pedestrians; usually beside a street or roadway
  9. Playground
    yard consisting of an outdoor area for children's play
  10. Road
    an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
  11. Roundabout
    a road junction at which traffic streams circularly around a central island
  12. Route
    an established line of travel or access
  13. Signpost
    a post bearing a sign that gives directions or shows the way
  14. Square
    an open area at the meeting of two or more streets
  15. Station
    a facility equipped with special equipment and personnel for a particular purpose

    He started looking for a gas station
  16. Subway
    an electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city)
  17. Tunnel
    a passageway through or under something, usually underground (especially one for trains or cars)

    The tunnel reduced congestion at that intersection
  18. Underground
    an electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city)
  19. Zoo
    the facility where wild animals are housed for exhibition
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Town & City
2013-03-24 19:59:21

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