Traffic

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crossroads
crossroads /ˈkrɔːsrəʊdz/
(n) a place where two roads meet and cross each other
Example: Be careful when you cross that crossroads.


fork
fork /fɔːk/
a tool with a handle and three or four sharp points (called prongs ), used for picking up and eating food
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pedestrian crossing
pedestrian crossing /pɪˈdɛstrɪən krɒsɪŋ/
a part of a road where vehicles must stop to allow people to cross
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road sign
road sign /rəʊd saɪn/
(n) a sign near a road giving information or instructions to drivers
Example: There are many road signs along this street.


roundabout
roundabout /ˈraʊndəbaʊt/
a place where two or more roads meet, forming a circle that all traffic must go around in the same direction
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sidewalk
sidewalk /ˈsʌɪdwɔːk/
a flat part at the side of a road for people to walk on
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signpost
signpost /ˈsʌɪnpəʊst/
a sign at the side of a road giving information about the direction and distance of places
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speed limit
speed limit /spiːd ˈlɪmɪt/
the highest speed at which you can legally drive on a particular road
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toll
toll /təʊl/
money that you pay to use a particular road or bridge
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traffic
traffic /ˈtræfɪk/
(n) the vehicles that are on a road at a particular time
Example: They were stuck in traffic and missed their flight.


traffic light
traffic light /ˈtræfɪk laɪt/
(n) a set of lights that controls the traffic on a road. The red, orange and green lights show when you must stop and when you can go.
Example: You should stop when the traffic light turns red.