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Cultural AssociationsPlay
The term 'scenic route' often implies taking a longer path to enjoy the view. SlideInstead of the highway, let's take the scenic route through the countryside.
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Figurative UsePlay
People sometimes use 'route' metaphorically for plans or methods to achieve something. SlideStudying hard is a good route to success in exams.
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Variable PronunciationPlay
The word 'route' can be pronounced as 'root' or 'rowt' depending on the region. SlideIn the UK, 'route' is typically pronounced 'root'.