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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TRAVEL

I suspected that much tiredness of travel would be involved.

We travel from place to place in our own little locomotives which we call automobiles.

Did not travel to-day, as there was good feed and water at this camp.

Travel, says she—enlarge your mind—why, how big would she have it?

And even after nearly 225 years, we have a long way yet to travel.

You must travel on the cars, but what are cars without rails?

Better to sleep here at this inn, and then travel on to Minstead in the morning.

That the half may be better than the whole in travel is an axiom verified every day.

They don't do anything, you know—they travel around and have a good time.

"Well, you are a good one to travel," cried the man, still laughing.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., "to journey," from travailen (1300) "to make a journey," originally "to toil, labor" (see travail). The semantic development may have been via the notion of "go on a difficult journey," but it may also reflect the difficulty of going anywhere in the Middle Ages. Replaced Old English faran. Travels "accounts of journeys" is recorded from 1590s. Traveled "experienced in travel" is from early 15c. Traveling salesman is attested from 1885.

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