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He was driving on the wrong side of the road.
A cat suddenly ran into the middle of the road.
All roads leading into the town are flooded.
The children have to cross a busy road to get to school.
Two years down the road, you might feel very differently.
It’s a decision that may well have an impact further down the road.
The band was on the road for seven months last year.
It was a time when a lot of people were out of work and had to live life on the road.
The road to success is not always an easy one.
After weeks of illness he is finally on the road to recovery.
It’s a crucial step on the road to democracy.
When they run out of road, they just change the rules.
Has the Anglo-American model of raw, free-market capitalism run out of road?
This is the American English definition of road. View British English definition of road.
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