Re: [Czechlist] Re: TERM:coach-bus
- On Monday, September 6, 2004, at 05:22 AM, raesim wrote:
> --- In Czechlist@yahoogroups.com, James Kirchner <jpklists@s...>Sometimes they're owned by the local school system, and sometimes
> > On Sunday, September 5, 2004, at 06:44 PM, raesim wrote:
> > > and chartered buses not coaches
> > > take children to school.
> > Right. The buses that take kids on field trips are chartered
> > buses. Definitely not coaches.
> Yes, I was going to use the example of field trips, but then it
> occurred to me that the buses that take children to school are
> actually chartered too. At least in the UK -- in the States, I
> assume, they're publicly owned (or they wouldn't all be painted
they're owned by a transportation company that the school system
contracts with. They are less comfortable than even municipal buses
are. You have never felt a rougher suspension than on one of those
yellow school buses.
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