Spanish English Dictionary

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carretera in English:

1. highway highway

This highway will take you out of the city.
Which highway leads to the football stadium?
I took Highway 58.
This highway saves us a lot of time.
The construction of a highway will contribute to the growth of the suburbs.
Let's find Highway 483 on this map.
This road joins the highway there.
Whichever highway you decide on, it will be crowded with cars and trucks.
The highway is snarled up.
Forming an information infrastructure, the real impact of the information highway is an expectation of new economic development due to a shift from a tangible hardware-industry to brain-oriented software-industry.
Houses were lined up alongside the highway.
Averaging over 100 miles per hour on the highway, Jack easily set off the police radar.
The highway leading to the city is now free of fallen rocks.
The highway costs more than the regular road but it's faster.
The badly decomposed body of a young girl was found on the side of a highway.

English word "carretera"(highway) occurs in sets:

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2. road road

Take this road.
You should concentrate on the road when you're driving.
Tires wear down because of friction between the rubber and the road surface.
If we don't hit the road soon, we'll get caught in the morning rush hour traffic.
If you whip the steering wheel around like that on a snowy road, the car is going to go into a slide.
We had not gone far before we saw the road blocked by a truck.
One of Roger Miller's biggest hits was "King of the Road."
Driving on a slippery road can lead to a car wreck.
For our singing lessons, we would go to the music school across the road.
This road should have already been completed according to the original plan.
It is necessary to secure financing for local road maintenance.
Near the west side of the park there's a lot of noise from the road, but when you go into the park you can't hear it any more.
They finally started to asphalt that road again. It was about time! You could only cycle zigzagging there if you didn't want your wheel to get buckled because of the holes in the road surface.
They rolled along the big road and they rolled along the little road until they were way out in the country.
Glasswork came from Persia by way of the Silk Road.

English word "carretera"(road) occurs in sets:

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