To move is to change a location. This word can be used for short or long distances:
- We moved to a new location.
- Pedro and Sandra are moving from Texas to Utah.
- If Opal can’t find a job soon, she’s going to move.
- I have to move a big piece of furniture this weekend.
- Can you help me move this?
- The stock market moves up and down.
- RIght now interest rates are starting to move upwards.
- Soccer players move the ball up and down the field.
- You can easily move from one place to another on a bike.
- It’s not easy to move around when flying on an airplane. (move + around = change position or location)
- You can move boxes around with a dolly.
He’s using a dolly.
When the word "move" is used as a noun, the verb "make" is often used with it:
He’s using a truck.
- If you make a move to a new location, you might have to use a large truck or a moving van.
- A person who plays chess makes a move with a chess piece.
- A person who wants to buy a house, makes a move on a house.
- If there is anything that you want, you have to make a move on it eventually.
- Basketball players shows off their moves on the basketball court.
- That was a good move.
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June 14, 2018