English vocabulary can be quite funny…..
I went for a walk yesterday, and I saw this road sign:
It made me smile, because this is what I thought of:
This is because the word ‘suspended’ has more than one meaning. Here are two of them:
Suspended – not happening for a time
This was the meaning of the word on the road sign. The sign was saying that buses will not stop there until the road works have finished.
Suspended – floating, hanging
This was the meaning that I was thinking of, and it made me smile.
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