#EngVocab: Train Travel Vocabulary

Hello hey hi, fellas! How are you all?

Today I will be sharing some words related to train travel :)

Let’s start!

1. Timetable:

The schedule of arriving and departing trains.

2. Platform:

A raised structure along the side of a railroad track where passengers get on and off trains at a station.

3. Luggage rack:

A shelf for stowing luggage, typically overhead.

4. Board:

To get on a train.

5. Derail:

(of a train) to run off the rails.

6. Railroad:

A track or set of tracks made of steel rails along which passenger and freight trains run.

7. Level crossing:

A place where a railroad and a road, or two railroad lines, cross at the same level.

8. Ticket Barrier:

A barrier through which you are allowed to pass only if you scan or insert a valid train ticket into a machine. The machine is called turnstile or baffle gate.

That’s all I can share for today, fellas. I hope it could be useful for you!

Compiled and written by @waitatiri at @EnglishTips4U on February 16, 2016.


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