Town and country

Towns

Here are some of the things you will find in most big towns.
a commercial centre: an area with lots of banks and company offices
shopping centres: places with many shops, either indoors or outdoors
car parks: places to leave many cars
factories: buildings where you make/manufacture things, e.g. cars
suburbs: areas outside the centre of town where people live
libraries: places where you can borrow books
pollution: dirty air because of smoke and petrol fumes
night-life: places to go at night, e.g. bars, restaurants, cinemas, theatres, discos, etc.

The country

Here are some of the things you will find in the countryside.

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